[et-mgmt-tools] Two easy to fix bugs in cobbler

Peter Wright wright at imageworks.com
Tue Sep 25 18:21:03 UTC 2007

Michael DeHaan wrote:
> Matthias Saou wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > Both "bugs" are with cobbler-0.6.1-2 from Fedora.
> >
> > First one :
> >
> > Using "url --url $tree" in a kickstart file doesn't work with cobbler,
> > as it wants the equal sign : "url --url=$tree"... but both are valid
> > kickstart syntax, so cobbler should probably be fixed to allow both
> > syntaxes.
> >  
> Cobbler accepts kickstart files as plaintext. What do you mean by
> "doesn't work with Cobbler"?
> It is true there's a regex in koan that needs to be tweaked to allow
> validation of the later, though I wasn't
> sure if you were talking about that or not.
hmm...i believe this issue may prevent people from using NFS install 
media.  it's not a big issue as i've just been lazy and have not updated 
my ks.cfg's to use http.


Peter Wright
Systems Administrator
Sony Pictures Imageworks
wright at imageworks.com

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