[CentOS] rhn_register

Timothy Murphy gayleard at eircom.net
Sat Dec 26 17:26:46 UTC 2009


Drew wrote:

>> Is this available on CentOS systems?
>> If so, what advantage does running it provide?
> 
> As far as I know, that package is used to register your server with
> RedHat as part of the RedHat Network subscription system to get their
> updates.
> 
> On a CentOS box it's pretty much pointless.

I guess that's true.
It was just that I found the yum-rhn-plugin package available on Fedora,
and wondered what it was for.

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