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Bug 110490 - kickstart post section does not remount cdrom when bash command is issued
kickstart post section does not remount cdrom when bash command is issued
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
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Reported: 2003-11-19 23:31 EST by Damien clarke
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-10-05 11:43:33 EDT
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Description Damien clarke 2003-11-19 23:31:09 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1)

Description of problem:
kickstart post section does not remount cdrom when bash 
command "mount -t iso9660 /tmp/cdrom /mnt/source" is at the start
This is required to allow the use of sed to modify files as they are 
copied from the cdrom to the computer. 

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. mounting the cdrom multiple times in the post section

Actual Results:  sed commands in post section produce empty config 

Expected Results:  sed commands customise the network and server 
aplication config files

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2003-11-19 23:34:11 EST
If you go to tty2 and try to mount it by hand, does it work?  Are you
doing %post --nochroot or just %post?
Comment 2 Richard Chart 2004-04-02 18:04:29 EST
We can reproduce this problem, and in answer to the comment from 
Jeremy Katz: no, mounting it by hand on tty2 fails, with:
mount -t iso9660 /tmp/cdrom /mnt/source
mounting cdrom on /mnt/source failed no such file or directory 

This is when running with:
%post --nochroot

...but the cdrom could eventually be found at /dev/hdc and mounted 
from there OK
Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2004-04-11 13:19:36 EDT
Does /tmp/cdrom still exist?  (It's not at all guaranteed to)
Comment 4 Jeremy Katz 2004-10-05 11:43:33 EDT
Closing due to inactivity.  If you continue to have this problem on a
newer release of Fedora Core, please reopen and add any additional
information to this report.

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