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Bug 238297 - "What next" prompt after livecd install would be helpful
"What next" prompt after livecd install would be helpful
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity low
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
: StringChange
: 437814 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2007-04-28 20:01 EDT by hal
Modified: 2013-01-09 23:17 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-05-28 16:32:13 EDT
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Description hal 2007-04-28 20:01:05 EDT
Description of problem:  After installing FC7 test4 from the liveCD, the installation ends with a 
"installation successful" window that has a quit button as the available action.  A reboot is needed to 
complete the first-time install routines.  It would be nice if that were an option, or if at least the 
"installation successful" window include a note that a reboot is needed to finish.

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How reproducible: Haven't tried it a 2nd time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install from FC7 test4 CD
Actual results: successful install

Expected results: suggestion to reboot or a "reboot now" dialog.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2007-04-30 14:24:53 EDT
Unfortunately, at this point we are completely string frozen and thus can't do
any more changes to the text.

I want to look at doing some better wrapping of anaconda for this for F8
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2008-03-17 12:07:54 EDT
*** Bug 437814 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Valent Turkovic 2008-04-01 16:12:02 EDT
Present the user some installation summary after Live CD install. Suggest that
if user want to use his freshly installed system that he should reboot - or to
keep working in live cd enviroment without reboot.

And during the restart or shutdown eject the CD so it doesn't start again but
grub from Hard Drive starts Fedora.
Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2008-05-13 22:49:35 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Comment 5 Jeremy Katz 2008-05-28 16:32:13 EDT
Added something along these lines to anaconda git

The eject on reboot is being tracked as bug 239928

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