Bug 971050 - initial-setup runs to completion on F19-TC1 but does not make any changes
Summary: initial-setup runs to completion on F19-TC1 but does not make any changes
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initial-setup
Version: 19
Hardware: arm
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Vratislav Podzimek
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: AcceptedFreezeException
Depends On:
Blocks: ARMTracker F19-accepted, F19FinalFreezeException F19ARMBlocker
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Reported: 2013-06-05 14:40 UTC by Dennis Gilmore
Modified: 2013-06-22 02:31 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: anaconda-19.30.9-1.fc19
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-06-22 02:31:09 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Dennis Gilmore 2013-06-05 14:40:43 UTC
Description of problem:
on F19 TC1 arm XFCE image initial-setup started and i set time zone, root password and created a user. after completing  lightdm started and i was unable to login with newly created user, after further examination there was no user created, root password was not set and timezone was not set. there did not seem to be any log of a failure.

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Comment 1 Hans de Goede 2013-06-08 22:00:26 UTC
I'm seeing this too, how do we debug this, are there initial-setup logs anywhere ?

Comment 2 Vratislav Podzimek 2013-06-13 13:58:19 UTC
If there was no user created in the Anaconda, the user defined in the I-S should be created. For the other things there are bugs, that the newly set values hide themselves as the values from the installation phase and thus are not applied. Patch fixing these issues has been sent to anaconda-patches.

Comment 3 Dennis Gilmore 2013-06-17 16:23:02 UTC
the kickstart doesn't have defined a timezone, user or root password. they all need to be set in initial-setup. ive set all in inital setup and none of the settings are applied.

Comment 4 Adam Williamson 2013-06-17 19:01:30 UTC
Discussed at 2013-06-17 freeze exception review meeting: http://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-blocker-review/2013-06-17/f19final-blocker-review-6.2013-06-17-16.01.log.txt . Accepted as a freeze exception issue: this causes considerable inconvenience for the (non-primary) ARM arch pre-built graphical images.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2013-06-20 23:37:35 UTC
anaconda-19.30.9-1.fc19 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 19.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2013-06-22 02:31:09 UTC
anaconda-19.30.9-1.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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