Bug 248910 - RHEL5 kickstart manual says --class but it should be --dhcpclass.
RHEL5 kickstart manual says --class but it should be --dhcpclass.
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Joel Andres Granados
Milan Zázrivec
Depends On: 248912
Blocks: 246139 296411 372911 629059
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Reported: 2007-07-19 11:51 EDT by Flavio Leitner
Modified: 2010-08-31 15:42 EDT (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2008-0397
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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: 629059 (view as bug list)
Last Closed: 2008-05-21 11:30:47 EDT
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2007-07-19 11:51 EDT, Flavio Leitner
no flags Details
fix up documentation (487 bytes, patch)
2007-07-20 16:15 EDT, Chris Lumens
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Description Flavio Leitner 2007-07-19 11:51:36 EDT
Description of problem:

RHEL-5 manual(1) describes the dhcp class option in kickstart as --dhcp
but anaconda expect --dhcpclass(2)


(2) loader2/net.c setKickstartNetwork()

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Use --dhcp option in network line when doing kickstart installation
Actual results:
"Bad argument to kickstart network command --class=www007: unknow option"

Expected results:

Additional info:

According to Peter the documentation should be fixed to use --dhcpclass
Comment 1 Flavio Leitner 2007-07-19 11:51:37 EDT
Created attachment 159591 [details]
Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2007-07-20 16:15:12 EDT
Created attachment 159688 [details]
fix up documentation
Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-10-15 23:53:55 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 6 Milan Zázrivec 2008-02-06 09:55:05 EST
Verified with RHEL5.2-{Client,Server}-20080206.nightly (anaconda-
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2008-05-21 11:30:47 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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