Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 443633
No network configuration dialog in stage2 installer when doing kickstart.
Last modified: 2008-04-22 15:40:24 EDT
Description of problem:
The stage 2 installer (GUI or text) does not prompt for network information when
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Whatever comes with RHEL 5.1
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Write kickstart configuration.
2. Boot to installer, obtain IP via DHCP in stage1, continue to GUI installer.
3. No network configuration screen is presented.
No network configuration screen is presented.
Network screen should be presented regardless as was behavior in RHEL4 anaconda.
I will attach a screenshot of the network configuration screen I would like to
see. Please do not confuse this for #401531. I am not trying to configure IP
information *before* the GUI installer begins, but during.
Created attachment 303333 [details]
This screen no longer shows up during a kickstart installation.
Created attachment 303335 [details]
This patch to anaconda resolves the issue for me.
Created attachment 303336 [details]
This updates.img file incorporates the patch above and solves the issue for me.
Actually, apparently this is being addressed in #401531. Please close this out.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 401531 ***