Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!


  Search this Thread
Old 06-18-2004, 01:30 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: India
Distribution: RedHat 9.0
Posts: 7

Rep: Reputation: 0
Red Hat Update Agent refuses any username

I have successfully connected to the Internet and the first thing I wanted to do was to update my installation of RH 9. However, the Red Hat Update Agent does not want to accept my username or any username for that matter. Whatever name I try, it always says "Problem registering username" and believe me, I have tried many and some very odd ones, too. Is there something I am missing?

Also my "Modem Lights" which I added to the panel do not seem to work at all, they just remain inactive.

Old 06-18-2004, 02:29 PM   #2
Registered: Jun 2004
Distribution: Gentoo, LFS, Slackware
Posts: 203

Rep: Reputation: 30
You need to install the new new up2date and SSL keys:
I did it on my first day, its not that hard, any questions just ask


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
red hat update agent laurentwahl Linux - Software 2 04-28-2005 01:02 PM
Red Hat 9 Update Agent - Problem Registering Username beatnik007 Linux - Newbie 5 10-03-2004 12:53 PM
Red Hat Update Agent PionexUser Linux - Newbie 2 07-20-2003 01:36 AM
Can't find package Red Hat Update Agent installed poison5151 Linux - Software 4 04-12-2003 12:40 PM
Red Hat Update Agent for kernel updates and custom kernels SparceMatrix Linux - General 5 09-03-2002 05:58 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:12 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration