Bug 1470989 - Kickstart rescue command options not honored (anaconda goes interactive).
Kickstart rescue command options not honored (anaconda goes interactive).
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Radek Vykydal
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2017-07-14 04:35 EDT by Radek Vykydal
Modified: 2018-05-29 08:04 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: anaconda-27.19-1
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Description Radek Vykydal 2017-07-14 04:35:40 EDT
When specifying kickstart rescue command, installer goes interactive and asks how to proceed (same as when inst.rescue boot option is used). It should just mount the /mnt/sysimage based on rescue command options (--nomount, --romount) and run the shell on tty, which would allow eg for automatic repairs/checks of system using kickstart %pre or %post scripts.
Comment 1 Radek Vykydal 2017-07-14 05:24:41 EDT
Comment 2 Artem Bityutskiy 2017-08-18 10:43:39 EDT
Is there a chance this will get to F27?
Comment 3 Artem Bityutskiy 2017-08-18 11:07:00 EDT
FYI, I've cherry-picked the patches from the pull request on top of anaconda-26.21.10-1 and tested them. I did not test 'inst.rescue', only KS rescue.

Both 'rescue' and 'rescue --nomount' work as expected, thanks!
Comment 4 Radek Vykydal 2017-08-21 07:14:27 EDT
Yes, this will be included in F27.
Comment 5 Vit Ry 2017-08-27 13:16:13 EDT
Could you, please, cherry-pick to rhel7-branch also? :)
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