Bug 122755 - generates incorrect list of meta package names
generates incorrect list of meta package names
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-kickstart (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
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Reported: 2004-05-07 14:01 EDT by Robin Humble
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-06-23 18:48:10 EDT
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created by anaconda during the install (1.95 KB, text/plain)
2004-05-07 14:04 EDT, Robin Humble
no flags Details
something similar except created by system-config-kickstart (1.14 KB, text/plain)
2004-05-07 14:06 EDT, Robin Humble
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Description Robin Humble 2004-05-07 14:01:18 EDT
Description of problem:
package groups created by system-config-kickstart don't work with anaconda

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
system-config-kickstart-2.5.11-1

How reproducible:
very I think. I tried installing using the ks.cfg file generated by
system-config-kickstart and it didn't work as the package names were
wrong.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run system-config-kickstart
2. select some groups eg. X Window System
3. save
4. look at ks.cfg

  
Actual results:
gives the old (rh9?) format group names
...
%packages --resolvedeps
@ X Window System
@ Office/Productivity
...

Expected results:
new group names that work with anaconda.
anaconda writes /root/anaconda-ks.cfg and the package groups in
that file look like the below, and they work when you boot using a
kickstart file based on these.
...
%packages --resolvedeps
@ base-x
@ office
...

Additional info:
Comment 1 Robin Humble 2004-05-07 14:04:43 EDT
Created attachment 100088 [details]
created by anaconda during the install
Comment 2 Robin Humble 2004-05-07 14:06:14 EDT
Created attachment 100089 [details]
something similar except created by system-config-kickstart
Comment 3 Brent Fox 2004-06-23 18:48:10 EDT
system-config-kickstart-2.5.12-1 should use the base names that comps
uses instead of the plain english name.  Thanks for your report.

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