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Bug 237508 - LCS device not found at install
LCS device not found at install
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
s390x Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Martin Sivák
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2007-04-23 12:00 EDT by Brad Hinson
Modified: 2010-10-22 10:28 EDT (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2008-0397
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-05-21 11:29:59 EDT
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Get lcs interface name correctly (1.22 KB, patch)
2007-04-23 12:05 EDT, Brad Hinson
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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2008:0397 normal SHIPPED_LIVE anaconda bug fix and enhancement update 2008-05-19 19:11:23 EDT

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Description Brad Hinson 2007-04-23 12:00:42 EDT
Description of problem:
After entering the LCS subchannels during stage 1, the installer reports:
"Could not detect LCS interface, aborting..."

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Attach two lcs devices
2. Install (either under z/VM or LPAR)
3. Enter subchannels when prompted
4. After entering port number, install cannot continue because of error
Comment 1 Brad Hinson 2007-04-23 12:05:55 EDT
Created attachment 153290 [details]
Get lcs interface name correctly

The function getlcsifname() looks for a driver/ symlink in sysfs, but there
isn't one any more.  The device name will always be eth0, though.
Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-06-11 23:48:36 EDT
requested by Jams Antill
Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-10-16 00:01:23 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 11 errata-xmlrpc 2008-05-21 11:29:59 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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