Unable to Register with Red Hat Network

We want to install Oracle E-Business Suite on Red Hat Linux 6.2. To be able to use RHN Repository to install packages, we tried to register our system but when we issued “rhn_register” we got the following error:

After a short search on internet, I found some articles which says we need to fix the date/time of the server. Unfortunately it didn’t work for me, the date/time was already uptodate but it was still giving certificate error. I thought the certification might be expired, so I just modified the /etc/sysconfig/rhn/up2date file to use “http” protocol instead of “https”.

After this modification, rhn_regiter worked fine so we are able to install packages using YUM from RHN Repository.

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Gokhan Atil is a database administrator who has hands-on experience with both RDBMS and noSQL databases (Oracle, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Sybase IQ, MySQL, Cassandra, MongoDB and ElasticSearch), and strong background on software development. He is certified as Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) and is awarded as Oracle ACE (in 2011) and Oracle ACE Director (in 2016) for his continuous contributions to the Oracle users community.

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