Bug 1706482 - [cloud-init][RHVM]cloud-init network configuration does not persist reboot [RHEL 8.2.0]
Summary: [cloud-init][RHVM]cloud-init network configuration does not persist reboot [R...
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
Classification: Red Hat
Component: cloud-init
Version: 8.0
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
: 8.2
Assignee: Eduardo Otubo
QA Contact: Huijuan Zhao
Jiri Herrmann
Depends On: 1593010 1750710
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2019-05-05 03:31 UTC by ldu
Modified: 2020-12-20 08:30 UTC (History)
30 users (show)

Fixed In Version: cloud-init-18.5-8.el8
Doc Type: Known Issue
Doc Text:
(See https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1666961 )
Clone Of: 1593010
Last Closed: 2020-04-28 16:03:14 UTC
Type: Bug
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2020:1719 0 None None None 2020-04-28 16:03:43 UTC

Comment 5 Yaju Cao 2019-07-10 09:33:40 UTC
Remove needinfo in comment 3 since it has already been tested in https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1593010#c74, and the issue still exist, so we need to continue working on the fix.

Comment 13 Huijuan Zhao 2020-02-19 03:46:52 UTC
Tested with cloud-init-18.5-10.el8 on RHV, the issue is gone.

Verified on:
- libvirt-3.9.0-14.el7.x86_64
- VM: RHEL8.0 + cloud-init-18.5-10.el8

Verification steps:
1. Create VM with RHEL 8.0 (register to rhsm, enable baseos/appstream repos)
2. Install cloud-init cloud-init-18.5-10.el8
3. Start the service and set it up permanently by 'systemctl enable --now cloud-init'.
4. Power off the vm and create template.
5. Create a new vm from the new template with the following cloud init parameters (by GUI): 'TZ: +13 Tonga, Network: static, NIC Name: eth0, IP:, MASK:, GW:'.
6. Start the vm and verify cloud-init parameters are as expected (by `ip a` and  `cat /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0`).
7. Power off the vm from engine and repeat step 6.


- Cloud-init parameters was remain as expected after vm is powered off and restarted.

Move the status to VERIFIED.

Comment 15 errata-xmlrpc 2020-04-28 16:03:14 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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