Bug 467123 - nicdelay option seems to be missing from RHEL5 anaconda
nicdelay option seems to be missing from RHEL5 anaconda
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 349521
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
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Reported: 2008-10-15 16:27 EDT by Neil Horman
Modified: 2008-10-15 16:34 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-10-15 16:34:30 EDT
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Description Neil Horman 2008-10-15 16:27:47 EDT
Description of problem:
The nicdelay parameter seems to have been removed from RHEL5's anaconda.  This is an important option to have for installs taking place over networks with spanning tree enabled on all leaf nodes of the network.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.add nicdelay to kernel command line during install
2.start an install
Actual results:
no delay after link up event

Expected results:
delay of nicdelay seconds after link comes up.

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Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2008-10-15 16:34:30 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 349521 ***

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