Errata installation tries to use katello-agent instead of remote execution despite having set option in Settings to prefer remote execution:
Use Remote execution for installing Erratas
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After a bit more testing, it appears that running it manually through the Web runs as remote action and works but using the API results in katello-agent job (
Am i using the wrong endpoint or is was the api forgotten when updating to use remote actions?
should i perhaps instead execute a remote errata installation job from my script instead of using that endpoint?
March 11, 2020, 1:02pm
Hi there, I filled an issue regarding this here a few days ago :
Running the update on the “Bulk” page uses REX. But directly from a specific host page it uses the katello Agent
Ahh, hadn’t tested much more than api vs specific host page.
Good that there’s a ticket now though, just hope it gets resolved soon.
Hi. The Bug issue
29277 was marked as “rejected” with a notice stating that all pages were going to be examined for REX compatibility prior to release of Katello 4.0, but…
We are running Katello 4.0.1 and the bug is still there