Bug 216155 - rescue mode hangs when ssh'ing in
Summary: rescue mode hangs when ssh'ing in
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda
Version: 5.0
Hardware: s390x
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
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Assignee: Chris Lumens
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-11-17 15:30 UTC by Bastien Nocera
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2007-02-08 00:33:27 UTC

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Description Bastien Nocera 2006-11-17 15:30:36 UTC

1. Use the RHEL5-Server-20061111.0 tree
2. Go to rescue mode and try ssh'ing into the system

# ssh z08
The authenticity of host 'z08 (' can't be established.
RSA key fingerprint is 05:c3:94:ce:d3:82:43:25:0c:be:ad:5d:2f:08:e6:52.
Are you sure you want to continue connecting (yes/no)? yes
Warning: Permanently added 'z08,' (RSA) to the list of known hosts.
Welcome to the anaconda install environment 1.1 for zSeries

Running anaconda, the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server rescue mode - please wait...

Your system is mounted under the /mnt/sysimage directory.
When finished please exit from the shell and your system will reboot.

<shell doesn't appear here>

Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2006-11-17 15:40:42 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for

Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2006-11-28 17:49:05 UTC
Chris -- this is probably related to the changes for getting the shell running
on the console :-/

Comment 8 Jay Turner 2006-12-14 03:12:09 UTC
QE ack for RHEL5.

Comment 11 Chris Lumens 2006-12-15 22:25:52 UTC
Committed a fix which we have tested on two separate s390 setups today.  This
should be in the next build of anaconda.

Comment 15 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-02-08 00:33:27 UTC
A package has been built which should help the problem described in 
this bug report. This report is therefore being closed with a resolution 
of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the solution does 
not work for you.

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