Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 126562
client config guide, specify that the AS bootstrap script is for RHEL 2.1
Last modified: 2009-08-19 23:05:43 EDT
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Description of problem:
'Chapter 6. Using the Bootstrap Script' states 'Note that systems
running Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS 2.1 or versions of Red Hat Linux
prior to 8.0 should use the script labeled "AS." Refer to the Appendix
A Sample Bootstrap Script for an example script:'
This should read 'Note that systems running Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2.1 or versions of Red Hat Linux prior to 8.0 should use the script
labeled "AS." Refer to the Appendix A Sample Bootstrap Script for an
I just had a customer calling as he was trying to use the newer
bootstrap script on RHEL 2.1 ES. His logic was that ES 2.1 is not AS
2.1 and that the docs led him to believe that this meant he needed to
run the newer bootstrap script
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. try to register existing systems via bootstrap
2. system is RHEL 2.1 ES
3. read docs
Actual Results: wrong choice of bootstrap scrip
Expected Results: clear statement in the docs
Yeah, wow, good catch there Patrick. I should've caught this myself on
the initial write-up. Although the script is labeled AS, and all new
Sats. must run on AS, our clients can be any flavor. Dunno what I was
Tell your customer sorry for me; I'll get this fixed in the next
release. Aligning to the 350 doc tracking bug, setting the version to
350, and marking customer facing.
Moving blocker from the 350 hosted doc bug to the 350 sat doc bug,
since that is when this documentation change will appear.
This change has been made.
Looks good on QA.