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Enhancement Advisory new package: subscription-manager

Advisory: RHEA-2011:1078-1
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2011-07-21
Last updated on: 2011-07-21
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

Details

New subscription-manager packages that provide GUI and command line tools for
the new Subscription Manager system are now available for Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 5.

The new Subscription Management tooling will allow users to understand the
specific products which have been installed on their machines, and the specific
subscriptions which their machines are consuming.

This enhancement update adds new subscription-manager packages to Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 5. (BZ#668616)

All users should install these newly-released packages, which add this
enhancement.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/docs/DOC-11259

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server)

SRPMS:
subscription-manager-0.95.5.21-1.el5.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: b7fcf29d2dd74911053a3454c6295072
SHA-256: 12610ab2dbbde0df728becfb9a93352d6f994f6dd1e4fa79b07fa78e8dad7fcf
 
IA-32:
subscription-manager-0.95.5.21-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: b7e102724cdd7f8bebc36da1fe6765d0
SHA-256: 986d861c248a4894d00cbbc19ced47e44e66f69848ec34353a5e461d269d7fb8
subscription-manager-firstboot-0.95.5.21-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: b8b8202676d24d513e40db492e4c8f8f
SHA-256: 4d34d6ca80cefe380b88a64806e3cd92bba7a8a8d64bf99f767aef1781ea7f78
subscription-manager-gnome-0.95.5.21-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:1074
    MD5: 366bf1541203eb6e8ced24a7c4888b96
SHA-256: 4a198842ce5c48de1530f5ecf58d058fc7b72d3dabdae929efc31a7b51450df4
 
IA-64:
subscription-manager-0.95.5.21-1.el5.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: 2bc5e9c85098e475f1e0c9d9c037b8f0
SHA-256: 72d18a2f7ba8163885df04a1a58ec050f05cb1af9f3e462cb951e51327bf38a2
subscription-manager-firstboot-0.95.5.21-1.el5.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: 1316211dfaea568044a1b1c7713df3d8
SHA-256: eca451ce7798508f8d8f46de7cc68efa621787d1c53bd296d6bbba64818d676b
subscription-manager-gnome-0.95.5.21-1.el5.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:1074
    MD5: 55eb05f5e2e81c5c1d3332e87b607eba
SHA-256: 4a7be3a05ea2c34c4db0079598c73fa7a0937c55edc20d0b395e2d42e95202d7
 
PPC:
subscription-manager-0.95.5.21-1.el5.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: 0306f6b91864f0bb3f4b0f5c9c17775a
SHA-256: 2ff25e94095054974082644ebdb5017bed3579eaeab539447129341b1f9a7ff4
subscription-manager-firstboot-0.95.5.21-1.el5.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: ab41c6564aecce02d9e83b69719f145e
SHA-256: 52e3689a902e9f66e546895045a690b91587190b95761c3e4bfa1e291befce99
subscription-manager-gnome-0.95.5.21-1.el5.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:1074
    MD5: 2a7f7ef671f0e3364f5568d4d3bdcb22
SHA-256: 6b357ee511889c6b145da97cd961d1cd86576aa991869a45ec7147ef55742030
 
s390x:
subscription-manager-0.95.5.21-1.el5.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: 034df356eb81e2a03133a2ed6711ecd1
SHA-256: d8dbdccf32d2854057627e3fc38fd65b41f5595b658045ca7a95a33aa3e78c1e
subscription-manager-firstboot-0.95.5.21-1.el5.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: bb7621ef7cccb4b7f465254c93da7cd2
SHA-256: c4cc3a8b7bc16fd99762f411c9c652f856e8691314df7a33686b90fc18d31121
subscription-manager-gnome-0.95.5.21-1.el5.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:1074
    MD5: 085fb4fb1be5c9c1cc11940fa977129e
SHA-256: 49dc6c9cd16a0c567160036394a62bd0461c0019147595a79722e343ae8e9f83
 
x86_64:
subscription-manager-0.95.5.21-1.el5.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: f6745cbde96d89bbd73570d8abe47593
SHA-256: e654b6a23f75d308ea4b91d41d08a13b51a01577c9dd0f36e8b8929334f0ce1a
subscription-manager-firstboot-0.95.5.21-1.el5.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: 78733b93a986760c79ab3518938cd56c
SHA-256: cc471c9866951be2ecfaf8d605e10f0ba12766b9c3ca517353dc237fff7af75d
subscription-manager-gnome-0.95.5.21-1.el5.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:1074
    MD5: 46c1387b05703382d7da209246221559
SHA-256: 76fee63b7a1d191dfa73283565f8bb54d47dac1d70d5dd5c021e0826203a88f0
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

SRPMS:
subscription-manager-0.95.5.21-1.el5.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: b7fcf29d2dd74911053a3454c6295072
SHA-256: 12610ab2dbbde0df728becfb9a93352d6f994f6dd1e4fa79b07fa78e8dad7fcf
 
IA-32:
subscription-manager-0.95.5.21-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: b7e102724cdd7f8bebc36da1fe6765d0
SHA-256: 986d861c248a4894d00cbbc19ced47e44e66f69848ec34353a5e461d269d7fb8
subscription-manager-firstboot-0.95.5.21-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: b8b8202676d24d513e40db492e4c8f8f
SHA-256: 4d34d6ca80cefe380b88a64806e3cd92bba7a8a8d64bf99f767aef1781ea7f78
subscription-manager-gnome-0.95.5.21-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:1074
    MD5: 366bf1541203eb6e8ced24a7c4888b96
SHA-256: 4a198842ce5c48de1530f5ecf58d058fc7b72d3dabdae929efc31a7b51450df4
 
x86_64:
subscription-manager-0.95.5.21-1.el5.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: f6745cbde96d89bbd73570d8abe47593
SHA-256: e654b6a23f75d308ea4b91d41d08a13b51a01577c9dd0f36e8b8929334f0ce1a
subscription-manager-firstboot-0.95.5.21-1.el5.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1332
    MD5: 78733b93a986760c79ab3518938cd56c
SHA-256: cc471c9866951be2ecfaf8d605e10f0ba12766b9c3ca517353dc237fff7af75d
subscription-manager-gnome-0.95.5.21-1.el5.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:1074
    MD5: 46c1387b05703382d7da209246221559
SHA-256: 76fee63b7a1d191dfa73283565f8bb54d47dac1d70d5dd5c021e0826203a88f0
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

670798 - Initscript is placed in wrong directory
674652 - Subscription Manager Leaves Broken Yum Repos After Unregister
683553 - subscription-manager-gui is displaying unlimited pools as -1
693527 - missing some translation in usage help string
693834 - compliance icon is broken on el5
693896 - subscription-manager does not always reload dbus scripts automatically
694154 - subscription-manager fails "danging symlink" rpmdiff test
694662 - the whitespace in the title line of man subscription-manager-gui is completely consumed
694837 - Can't unsubscribe from imported cert
694839 - pango markup is not rendering on rhel5
694842 - error messages do not get populated during firstboot
694851 - rhsm-compliance-icon doesn't start automatically in 5.7
694877 - yum plugins for product-id and subscription-manager are not loading
695234 - Incorrect end date displayed in the subscription manager
695788 - firstboot -r with installed subscription-manager-firstboot produces traceback
696171 - Ugly error dialogue when inputting invalid combination of username and password
696436 - [ko_KR] GUI translation needs to complete
696674 - Rhsmcertd service is not updating cert in “/etc/pki/entitlement location”
696679 - Subscription-manager command displays “command not found “ for non root user
696791 - No such file or directory: '/sys/devices/system/cpu//cpu1/topology/physical_package_id'
696947 - wrong webqa url is present in rhsm.conf for rhel5.7
697908 - regression in subscription-manager unregister
697965 - Cannot see installed subscription
700058 - Displaying previous imported cert in cert browser option
700073 - Background is click able while handling Import certificate dialog box
700838 - firstboot is skipping the "Subscription Manager" panel after the "Entitlement Registration" panel.
700952 - traceback in rhsm.log occurs when rhsmcertd triggers and no consumer is registered
700958 - Message did not receive a reply (timeout by message bus)
701263 - local variable 'dmiinfo' referenced before assignment
702026 - confusing warning message when rhsm-icon runs twice
702072 - Cannot proceed with activating in Subscription Manager firstboot
702075 - subscription manager installs broken certs
702078 - firstboot fails after initial install on HP DL360 Gen8
703491 - firstboot does not block invalid users
703626 - product-id yum plugin is not run on 5.7
703920 - dates do not appear in contract selection dialog
704305 - translation is needed for "Invalid date format: Please re-enter a valid date. Example:"
705236 - "rm: cannot remove `/var/run/subsys/rhsm': Is a directory" message during system boot for RHEL5.7
705445 - subscribing to more than one product throws error
706127 - Subscription Assistant too large for firstboot
706552 - Wrong DMI structures length: 3263 bytes announced, structures occupy 3265 bytes.
707041 - date picker in subscription-manager-gui does not work
707292 - cpu socket detection fails on some 5.7 i386 boxes
707313 - rhel5 product id is being deleted upon first package install after subscribing to rhel5 subscription
707503 - register --autosubscribe doesn't subscribe
708095 - the default date string fails the date picker's valid date string test for LANG=or_IN.utf8



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