Bug 1002921 - kickstart group+user --[gu]id option arguments don't work
kickstart group+user --[gu]id option arguments don't work
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Martin Kolman
Release Test Team
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Reported: 2013-08-30 05:00 EDT by Heinz Mauelshagen
Modified: 2016-05-02 08:49 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2014-01-15 10:28:22 EST
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Description Heinz Mauelshagen 2013-08-30 05:00:24 EDT
Description of problem:
kickstart addition of group and user fails to set uid/gid correctly.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Add "
group --name=foogroup --gid=500
user  --name=baruser --uid=1002 --groups=foogroup --password=passwd --plaintext
" to kickstart and install.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Kickstart install with aforementioned group+user config

Actual results:
User id wrong.
User not in reqeusted primary group.

Expected results:
User id correct and user in requested primary group.

Additional info:
Working around issue in %post via usermod
Comment 2 Martin Kolman 2013-10-10 07:55:30 EDT
Using Anaconda 19.31.23-1 on the 20131007 nightly image, I am not able to reproduce this issue. Could you recheck if it works for you too ?
Comment 3 Martin Kolman 2014-01-15 10:28:22 EST
Closing for now due to insufficient data. Feel free to reopen if someone can reproduce it on a recent compose.

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