Bug 619391 - kickstart.KickstartError: Unrecognized ks command: --append=console=tty0 console=ttyS0,115200
Summary: kickstart.KickstartError: Unrecognized ks command: --append=console=tty0 cons...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: cobbler   
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Version: 15
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Bill Peck
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Reported: 2010-07-29 13:17 UTC by Igor Zhang
Modified: 2012-09-13 14:56 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-08-05 17:56:03 UTC
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Job xml which triggers this problem. (4.80 KB, application/xml)
2010-07-29 13:19 UTC, Igor Zhang
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Description Igor Zhang 2010-07-29 13:17:19 UTC
Description of problem:
When testing /distribution/virt/install/install_rhel4u8_x86_64_hvm on intel-s3ea2-03.rhts.eng.bos.redhat.com and installing rhel4u8_x86_64_hvm guest, I got:
Running anaconda, the Red Hat Enterprise Linux system installer - please wait...
Probing for video card:   VESA driver (generic)
Probing for monitor type:   Unknown monitor
Probing for mouse type:   No - mouse
Graphical installation not available...  Starting text mode.
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 1135, in ?
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/kickstart.py", line 1447, in setInstallData
    raise KickstartError, e
kickstart.KickstartError: Unrecognized ks command: --append=console=tty0 console=ttyS0,115200 
On the line:     --append="console=tty0 console=ttyS0,115200 "

Install error:  [14;15H+--------------------------------------------------+ [15;16H    

Job link:

They are i386 Intel SMP and x86_64 Intel SMP machines. I run this many times and they seem not happen on other machine types.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Version - 0.5.51

How reproducible:
Every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Just submit my attached job xmls to beaker or rhts and view the results
Actual results:
Guest installs fail.

Expected results:
Guest installs succeed as before.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Igor Zhang 2010-07-29 13:19:01 UTC
Created attachment 435277 [details]
Job xml which triggers this problem.

Comment 2 Bill Peck 2010-07-29 13:27:27 UTC
Missed the #slurp on the previous bootloader line.  This is fixed in git.

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