Bug 1731219 - Provide support for Fedora CoreOS
Summary: Provide support for Fedora CoreOS
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Status: NEW
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Product: Virtualization Tools
Classification: Community
Component: virt-manager
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Unspecified
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Assignee: Cole Robinson
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Reported: 2019-07-18 16:33 UTC by Brian 'redbeard' Harrington
Modified: 2020-01-20 19:36 UTC (History)
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Github coreos fedora-coreos-tracker issues 221 None open Publish meta-data for use with virt-manager 2020-01-26 17:53:53 UTC

Description Brian 'redbeard' Harrington 2019-07-18 16:33:10 UTC
Description of problem:

Fedora CoreOS operates in a different manner than traditional Red Hat based distros, this is most prevalent when ignition is involved.

Presently virt-install has a lot of direct support for other Red Hat-isms like the stage2 image.  While we shouldn't need this with Fedora CoreOS there are other optimizations which may be possible like presenting the firmware mechanisms needed to provide configuration of the host:
  https://github.com/coreos/ignition/issues/656#issuecomment-442160199
  https://github.com/coreos/ignition/issues/666


From the Fedora CoreOS side this is also being tracked in https://github.com/coreos/fedora-coreos-tracker/issues/221


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