Bug 53725 - kudzu's location makes netbooting kludgy
Summary: kudzu's location makes netbooting kludgy
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: kudzu
Version: roswell
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2001-09-17 02:15 UTC by Michael Olson
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:23 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-09-17 18:15:29 UTC


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Description Michael Olson 2001-09-17 02:15:39 UTC
When netbooting Roswell /usr is not mounted before kudzu is involked in the
init scripts. It can be worked around but it's not particularly graceful.
Perhaps using a static version of kudzu in /sbin or rearranging the init
scripts so that an NFS /usr is mounted first.

Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2001-09-17 02:28:53 UTC
IMHO, a static build of kudzu in /sbin is probably the best way to go.

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2001-09-17 18:15:23 UTC
kudzu calls other things for configuration that aren't on the root partition...
(mouseconfig, Xconfigurator, etc.)


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