Bug 163871 - Doesn't work for diskless clients
Doesn't work for diskless clients
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: system-config-netboot (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jason Vas Dias
Depends On: 144240
Blocks: 145411 156322
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Reported: 2005-07-21 14:30 EDT by Jason Vas Dias
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2005-484
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Last Closed: 2005-10-05 09:48:18 EDT
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Description Jason Vas Dias 2005-07-21 14:30:50 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #144240 +++

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Description of problem:
Part of the problem is layed out here :

The program creates a bogus initrd image (missing libraries). 

The patches for the the rc.sysinit,netfs,halt don't seem to work.

Creates a bogus kerenel append. no root or NFSROOT most of the time

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
Startup system-config-netboot and follow the onscreen instructions 

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jason Vas Dias 2005-07-21 17:00:08 EDT
Fixed for bug 144240 with system-config-netboot-0.1.20-1_EL4
Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-10-05 09:48:18 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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