Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 18130
RFE: kickstart: interactive network configuration if requested
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:59 EDT
I've tested this in Red Hat Linux 6.2, but I don't see any reason why this would be
different on RH7.0, so...
In kickstart configuration, if you define networking with 'network' + options, it
will be set up. If that information is omitted, network won't be configured at all.
Would it be possible to code an option like:
which would ask interactively for the networking to be set up. It could be either:
1) Done first so that networked install would use these and kickstart with bootnet
without ks.cfg modifications or DHCP would be possible, or
2) Done later; this would only help for HDD/CD installs.
Note: I've noticed that running netconfig after the install will usually cause
different network configuration -- and with kickstarts, running it might not always be
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 17826 ***