Bug 16230 - RFE:Sanity check that required partitions are defined in kickstart file
RFE:Sanity check that required partitions are defined in kickstart file
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
7.1
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
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Reported: 2000-08-15 10:04 EDT by Michael Redinger
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-07-09 23:13:56 EDT
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Anaconda traceback (195.27 KB, text/plain)
2000-08-15 10:05 EDT, Michael Redinger
no flags Details
kickstart file used (9.01 KB, text/plain)
2000-08-15 10:06 EDT, Michael Redinger
no flags Details

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Description Michael Redinger 2000-08-15 10:04:29 EDT
I installed a RC1 system (NFS), generated (and adopted) the kickstart file,
started the kickstart and got a nice traceback ... see attachment.
Comment 1 Michael Redinger 2000-08-15 10:05:19 EDT
Created attachment 2497 [details]
Anaconda traceback
Comment 2 Michael Redinger 2000-08-15 10:06:56 EDT
Created attachment 2498 [details]
kickstart file used
Comment 3 Michael Redinger 2000-08-15 10:40:03 EDT
Ok, this is done if you do not specify "part" at least for / ... should have
read the kickstart docs/file better ...

Anyway, it's a bug that could be checked. 

Changing the priority to low as hopefully not everybody does that stupid things
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Comment 4 Michael Fulbright 2000-08-15 18:37:35 EDT
Agreed we need to sanity check the ks file better - moving to a feature request
which we are deferring for now.
Comment 5 Michael Fulbright 2000-09-26 12:09:36 EDT
Moving to RESOVLED - DEFERRED from CLOSED - DEFERRED
Comment 6 Michael Fulbright 2000-09-26 12:55:19 EDT
Moving to RESOVLED - DEFERRED from CLOSED - DEFERRED
Comment 7 Jeremy Katz 2001-07-20 17:07:42 EDT
internal tree now raises an error if you try to install without specifying a /

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