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|Summary:||RFE: initial-setup is lacking a network config option / spoke.|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Hans de Goede <hdegoede>|
|Component:||initial-setup||Assignee:||Vratislav Podzimek <vpodzime>|
|Status:||CLOSED EOL||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2015-02-18 06:12:03 EST||Type:||Bug|
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Description Hans de Goede 2013-06-08 18:03:23 EDT
Hi, Date and time screen in initial-setup says: "you need to setup networking first if you want to enable network time" Which makes sense, and I would like to configure networking from intial-setup (for arm images at least this makes a ton of sense), but there is no network setup screen in the initial setup! Regards, Hans p.s. I like initial-setup, good stuff!
Comment 1 Vratislav Podzimek 2013-06-19 10:04:22 EDT
(In reply to Hans de Goede from comment #0) > Hi, > > Date and time screen in initial-setup says: > "you need to setup networking first if you want to enable network time" > > Which makes sense, and I would like to configure networking from > intial-setup (for arm images at least this makes a ton of sense), but there > is no network setup screen in the initial setup! > > Regards, > > Hans > > > p.s. > > I like initial-setup, good stuff! Thanks, you seem to be the only exception. ;) Patch posted to anaconda-patches.
Comment 2 Vratislav Podzimek 2013-06-24 08:20:48 EDT
I'm pushing the patches to master. If you'd like the Network spoke to appear in the I-S, please propose this bug as a freeze exception   https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA:SOP_freeze_exception_bug_process#Proposing_freeze_exception_bugs
Comment 3 Hans de Goede 2013-07-17 14:17:31 EDT
Hi, (In reply to Vratislav Podzimek from comment #2) > I'm pushing the patches to master. Thanks for working on this! And sorry for being a but late with my reply. I've been working on testing F-19 initial-setup with a network spoke the entire day today, based on your patches. And I'm afraid your patches are a bit incomplete. But no worries I've patches to add on top which fix things and make everything work. I've tested configuring both wired and wireless ethernet on various arm devices through initial-setup, and with the patches I'm about to attach this works fine. This requires 2 patches on top of your already committed & pushed anaconda change and your uncommitted initial_setup patch: anaconda-simpleconfig.patch: Simple-config has special code for writing ifcfg files as those cannot be moved into place, but need to be written in place, both so that NetworkManager sees them, and so that they get the right selinux context as creating them in /tmp and then moving them makes them keep there /tmp selinux context. Funny enough the code has a comment why the write() method is being overridden and then the write method simply calls the base class write method which does the wrong thing ... This patch fixes this. initial_setup-network.patch: Just adding the spoke is not enough, we also need to actually initialize networking, and execute the kickstart network directive. Executing the kickstart network directive requires having an install-class and a storage-object. This also moves the overriding of ROOT_PATH to the top, because its previous location was overriding ROOT_PATH too late for the kickstart network code. Note I also have some patches to actually make the timezone screen in initial-setup write changes to disk (it is also used on the arm images). As well as an anaconda patch to fix a bug where created users need to immediately change their passwords, I'll file 2 separate bugs for these.
Comment 4 Hans de Goede 2013-07-17 14:18:49 EDT
Created attachment 774888 [details] anaconda simple-config patch
Comment 5 Hans de Goede 2013-07-17 14:29:13 EDT
Created attachment 774899 [details] initial_setup network spoke patch p.s. I'll be going on vacation for a week, so if you've any questions about the patches, and I'm not responding that is why. If there are questions I'll get back to you in a week.
Comment 6 Vratislav Podzimek 2013-09-10 06:01:07 EDT
Thanks for the patches. I applied changes from the the one for the Anaconda installer and sent it for a review. But the one for the Initial Setup is overly complicated, I think. We don't need to call ksdata.network.execute because that just takes care of writing out/copying configuration files from the installation environment to the installed system. However, the Initial Setup is running in the installed system and changes done in its UI are directly reflected to the system's state/configuration. The only exception is the hostname, that was changed only in the execute method so I sent a patch for that to anaconda-patches.
Comment 7 Hans de Goede 2013-09-10 06:21:41 EDT
(In reply to Vratislav Podzimek from comment #6) > Thanks for the patches. I applied changes from the the one for the Anaconda > installer and sent it for a review. Thanks! > But the one for the Initial Setup is overly complicated, I think. We don't > need to call ksdata.network.execute because that just takes care of writing > out/copying configuration files from the installation environment to the > installed system. However, the Initial Setup is running in the installed > system and changes done in its UI are directly reflected to the system's > state/configuration. The only exception is the hostname, that was changed > only in the execute method so I sent a patch for that to anaconda-patches. Ah, good idea to just write the hostname. I look forward to testing this when there are F-20 packages available with these changes. Thanks for all your work on this.
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