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Bug 1273700 - Malformed RDN check should happen at begin of IPA installation
Malformed RDN check should happen at begin of IPA installation
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1278330
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ipa (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
unspecified Severity unspecified
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Assigned To: IPA Maintainers
Namita Soman
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Reported: 2015-10-21 01:09 EDT by Abhijeet Kasurde
Modified: 2015-11-05 04:55 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2015-11-05 04:55:46 EST
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ipa-server-install.log (3.86 KB, text/plain)
2015-10-21 01:12 EDT, Abhijeet Kasurde
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console.log (1.50 KB, text/plain)
2015-10-21 01:13 EDT, Abhijeet Kasurde
no flags Details

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Description Abhijeet Kasurde 2015-10-21 01:09:29 EDT
Description of problem:
IPA installation should check Relative Distinguished Name (RDN) before installation rather than failing after process start

ipa-server-install --setup-dns --forwarder=  -r TESTRELM.TEST -p Secret123 -a Secret123 --subject=NOSUBJECT -U


WARNING: conflicting time&date synchronization service 'chronyd' will be disabled
in favor of ntpd

Warning: skipping DNS resolution of host ipaserver.testrelm.test
The domain name has been determined based on the host name.

Checking DNS forwarders, please wait ...
Using reverse zone(s)

The IPA Master Server will be configured with:
Hostname:       ipaserver.testrelm.test
IP address(es):
Domain name:    testrelm.test
Realm name:     TESTRELM.TEST

BIND DNS server will be configured to serve IPA domain with:
Reverse zone(s):

Configuring NTP daemon (ntpd)
  [1/4]: stopping ntpd
  [2/4]: writing configuration
  [3/4]: configuring ntpd to start on boot
  [4/4]: starting ntpd
Done configuring NTP daemon (ntpd).
ipa.ipapython.install.cli.install_tool(Server): ERROR    malformed RDN string = "NOSUBJECT"

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start fresh installation of IPA server with invalid RDN as subject argument.

Actual results:
Error message after installation process
ipa.ipapython.install.cli.install_tool(Server): ERROR    malformed RDN string = "NOSUBJECT"

Expected results:
Error message before installation starts with informative/warning message to user rather than "malformed RDN string"
Comment 1 Abhijeet Kasurde 2015-10-21 01:12 EDT
Created attachment 1084976 [details]
Comment 2 Abhijeet Kasurde 2015-10-21 01:13 EDT
Created attachment 1084977 [details]
Comment 4 Petr Vobornik 2015-10-22 04:25:14 EDT
Upstream ticket:
Comment 6 Petr Vobornik 2015-11-05 04:55:46 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1278330 ***

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