rhn-profile-sync man page

rhn-profile-sync — Update system information on Spacewalk server.

Synopsis

rhn-profile-sync [options]

Description

rhn-profile-sync is a client program that connects to "Spacewalk Server", "Red Hat Satellite" or "Red Hat Network Classic" and refreshes the data stored for this system.

rhn-profile-sync updates data about installed packages, machine hardware, and virtual guest instances (if virtualization is enabled).

Options

-v, --verbose
Increase the debugging output.
--proxy=PROXY
Specify an http proxy to use.
--proxyUser=PROXYUSER
Specify a username to use for an authenticated proxy. This option must be used in conjunction with proxyPassword.
--proxyPassword=PROXYPASSWORD
Specify a password to use for an authenticated proxy. This option must be used in conjunction with proxyUser.
--version
Show the program's version number and exit.
-h, --help
Show a help message and exit.

Files

/etc/sysconfig/rhn/up2date
The common configuration file used by RHN client programs.

See Also

rhn_check(8), rhn_register(8), rhnreg_ks(8), rhnsd(8), up2date(5).

Authors

See the Authors file included with this software.

This manual page was written by James Bowes <jbowes@redhat.com>

Bugs

Report bugs to <http://bugzilla.redhat.com>.

Referenced By

rhn_check(8), rhn_register(8), rhnreg_ks(8), rhnsd(8), up2date(5).

2010 August 30 Linux Red Hat, Inc.