Bug 1353881 - ipa-replica-install suggests about non-existent --force-ntpd option
Summary: ipa-replica-install suggests about non-existent --force-ntpd option
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ipa
Version: 7.3
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: IPA Maintainers
QA Contact: Kaleem
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-07-08 10:11 UTC by Abhijeet Kasurde
Modified: 2016-11-04 05:56 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version: ipa-4.4.0-8.el7
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Last Closed: 2016-11-04 05:56:39 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)
console.log (6.70 KB, text/plain)
2016-08-19 05:57 UTC, Abhijeet Kasurde
no flags Details

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2016:2404 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE ipa bug fix and enhancement update 2016-11-03 13:56:18 UTC

Description Abhijeet Kasurde 2016-07-08 10:11:05 UTC
Description of problem:
When ipa-replica-install runs without any option, then it suggests user for '--force-ntpd'.
But there is no option available for user in 'ipa-replica-install' which is misleading to user.

# ipa-replica-install 
Configuring client side components
WARNING: ntpd time&date synchronization service will not be configured as
conflicting service (chronyd) is enabled
Use --force-ntpd option to disable it and force configuration of ntpd

One of password / principal / keytab is required.
Installation failed. Rolling back changes.
IPA client is not configured on this system.
Removing client side components
IPA client is not configured on this system.

ipa.ipapython.install.cli.install_tool(Replica): ERROR    Configuration of client side components failed!
ipa.ipapython.install.cli.install_tool(Replica): ERROR    The ipa-replica-install command failed. See /var/log/ipareplica-install.log for more information
[root@vm136 quickinstall]# ipa-replica-install --force-ntpd 
Usage: ipa-replica-install [options] REPLICA_FILE

ipa-replica-install: error: no such option: --force-ntpd
[root@vm136 quickinstall]# rpm -q ipa-server

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install IPA server RPMs
2. Without installing ipa-client-install trigger ipa-replica-install

Actual results:
user is presented with warning 'Use --force-ntpd option to disable it and force configuration of ntpd'

Expected results:
Remove unwanted suggestion of --force-ntpd

Comment 2 Petr Vobornik 2016-07-08 12:13:46 UTC
Upstream ticket:

Comment 3 Martin Bašti 2016-08-11 13:35:08 UTC
Fixed upstream

Comment 5 Abhijeet Kasurde 2016-08-19 05:56:55 UTC
Verified using IPA version ::

Marking BZ as verified. See console.log for verification steps.

Comment 6 Abhijeet Kasurde 2016-08-19 05:57:14 UTC
Created attachment 1192034 [details]

Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2016-11-04 05:56:39 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.


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