Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 481320
kernel and post kernel kickstart options broken
Last modified: 2009-10-15 16:37:58 EDT
Description of problem:
Setting kernel options or post kernel options for a kickstart doesn't work.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Set kernel and post kernel options at
2. Click update kickstart
Both options are blanked out, and are not obviously stored and used anywhere.
Options should still be visible in the webui, and subsequent installs using that kickstart profile should include those parameters.
More info definitely required. I was trying "vnc vncpassword=foo" as the post kernel options, but it won't let you have a single word as an option, it was name=value.
Is this just the wrong place to be doing it?
I think this was resolved by a recent commit. Assigning to Partha for review.
Yeo SHould be resolved..
Spacewalk 0.6 released
this does not appear to be fixed in 0.6
if you specify options such as:
in the 'kernel options' portion of the kickstart profile, it actually passes them to the install kernel like this: