Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 452705
Add /root/anaconda-ks-cfg to sosreport archive
Last modified: 2009-01-20 16:42:06 EST
Description of problem:
It would be useful to techsupport engineers to have the kickstart file that
anaconda creates after installation included in an sosreport.
The following path should add this functionality to the general plugin:
--- /usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/sos/plugins/general.py 2008-07-02
+++ /usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/sos/plugins/general.py2 2008-07-02
@@ -12,6 +12,7 @@
## along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
## Foundation, Inc., 675 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA.
@@ -37,7 +38,9 @@
self.collectExtOutput("/bin/hostname", root_symlink = "hostname")
self.collectExtOutput("/bin/date", root_symlink = "date")
self.collectExtOutput("/usr/bin/uptime", root_symlink = "uptime")
+ if os.path.exists('/root/anaconda-ks.cfg'):
Created attachment 310877 [details]
Adds collection of anaconda-ks.cfg to the general plugin.
Created attachment 311746 [details]
Adds collection of anaconda-ks.cfg
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