Bug 1468274 - [RFE] Allow supplying MAC address to VMs created via Satellite6
[RFE] Allow supplying MAC address to VMs created via Satellite6
Status: NEW
Product: Red Hat Satellite 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Provisioning (Show other bugs)
6.2.9
x86_64 Linux
medium Severity medium (vote)
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Assigned To: satellite6-bugs
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Reported: 2017-07-06 10:12 EDT by Mihir Lele
Modified: 2017-07-21 10:10 EDT (History)
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Description Mihir Lele 2017-07-06 10:12:43 EDT
Description of problem:

Satellite6 does not honour the mac address specified for provisioning via compute-resource

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 6.2.9


How reproducible:  Always


Steps to Reproduce:

A) Through hammer:

1) hammer host create --hostgroup rhev --name host4 --mac 52:54:00:e4:15:26 --managed true --build true  --location Pune --organization-id 1  --enabled true --compute-profile rhev --compute-resource rhevm

B) Through api:

curl -H "Accept:application/json,version=2"        -H "Content-Type:application/json" -X POST -u admin:redhat        -k -d "{\"host\":{\"organization_id\":1,\"enabled\":1,\"build\":1,\"hostgroup_id\":2,\"compute_profile_name\":\"rhev\",\"compute_resource_name\":\"rhevm\",\"owner_id\":null,\"interfaces_attributes\": [ {\"provision\":1,\"domain_id\":1,\"mac\":\"00:50:56:91:7c:41\",\"primary\":1,\"type\":\"Nic::Managed\",\"ip\":\"192.168.100.99\",\"managed\":1,\"subnet_id\":1} ],\"name\":\"test123\",\"managed\":1,\"location_id\":2,\"owner_type\":\"User\",\"overwrite\":0}}"        https://satellite.example.com/api/hosts

Actual results:

Vm gets populated with a different MAC address.

Expected results:

VM should be built with same MAC address as provided on hammer or api.

Additional info:

1) I am using rhevm 4.0. 
2) This issue is also observed at the customer end where vmware is being used.
3) This works as expected when provisioned through webui
Comment 1 Lukas Zapletal 2017-07-21 10:02:40 EDT
This is not supported, creating VM via Satellite6 always generates random MAC address.

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