Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 235005
yaboot.conf needs quotes in init-message entry
Last modified: 2008-03-31 10:58:07 EDT
Description of problem:
Shipped "/etc/yaboot.conf" misses quotes in init-message entry
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
all so far released, including those coming with FC5, FC6, ...
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot your ppc based computer into Linux (by pressing "l" at the first yaboot
2. Watch the first lines on the new screen
Welcome to Fedora Core!
Hit <TAB> for boot options
To solve this bug, "/etc/yaboot.conf" has to be changed:
currently (not correct):
init-message=Welcome to Fedora Core!\nHit <TAB> for boot options
init-message="Welcome to Fedora Core!\nHit <TAB> for boot options"
User firstname.lastname@example.org's account has been closed
FC5 and FC6 are EOL. Is still problem in FC-7 and above?
Yes, nothing changed since I submitted this bug one year ago.
Yes. I have take a deeper look at the problem and probably it's anaconda's
cause. Adding email@example.com to CC.
This will be fixed in the next build of booty.