Bug 881887

Summary: firstboot: migration to /etc/hostname, /etc/vconsole.conf, /etc/locale.conf
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Michal Schmidt <mschmidt>
Component: firstbootAssignee: Vratislav Podzimek <vpodzime>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 18CC: awilliam, bcl, dmach, jreznik, mitr, msivak
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Last Closed: 2014-02-05 08:24:06 EST Type: Bug
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screenshot showing Spanish firstboot after DVD install none

Description Michal Schmidt 2012-11-29 13:16:35 EST
Fedora is migrating away from:
 /etc/sysconfig/network (the HOSTNAME=... setting)

See the tracker bug 881785 for details.

We found:
firstboot-18.6/firstboot/constants.py:I18N = '/etc/sysconfig/i18n'
firstboot-18.6/scripts/firstboot.sh:        . /etc/sysconfig/i18n

Please update the package for the new config files.
Comment 1 Miloslav Trmač 2013-01-02 13:28:19 EST
firstboot seems to be reading LANG from /etc/sysconfig/i18n, and setting LANG to en_US.UTF-8 on failure.  So if I'm reading the code right, if /etc/syconfig/i18n isn't present firstboot will always run in US English.
Comment 2 Jaroslav Reznik 2013-01-02 13:31:51 EST
FYI: FESCo agreed to fix firstboot/get into final compose if it turns out to always be offering en_US for firstboot
Comment 3 Steve Tyler 2013-01-02 14:07:48 EST
Created attachment 671622 [details]
screenshot showing Spanish firstboot after DVD install

Tested with:
$ qemu-kvm -m 2048 -hda f18-test-4.img -cdrom ~/xfr/fedora/F18/F18-Final/TC3/Fedora-18-TC3-x86_64-DVD.iso -usb -vga qxl -boot menu=on -usbdevice mouse

Fedora-18-TC3-x86_64-DVD.iso has:
Comment 4 Miloslav Trmač 2013-01-02 14:09:50 EST
Thanks for the testing, dropping from the proposed list.  I'm sorry about the false alarm.
Comment 5 Adam Williamson 2013-01-02 14:19:49 EST
confirming, with smoke12 French install I get firstboot in French.
Comment 6 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2013-10-14 05:19:15 EDT
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database.  Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
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