[Ovirt-devel] [PATCH-appliance 1/3] In the rc.local, attempt to contact the host we are running

Chris Lalancette clalance at redhat.com
Wed Sep 10 06:39:45 UTC 2008

Signed-off-by: Chris Lalancette <clalance at redhat.com>
:100644 100644 4c4c96e... faa0bd4... M	ovirt-appliance.ks
 ovirt-appliance.ks |   13 +++++++++++++
 1 files changed, 13 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/ovirt-appliance.ks b/ovirt-appliance.ks
index 4c4c96e..faa0bd4 100644
--- a/ovirt-appliance.ks
+++ b/ovirt-appliance.ks
@@ -25,9 +25,22 @@ set /files/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth1/DNS1
+# the code to contact the host we are running on and make it configure itself
+# note that this has to be done in rc.local (as opposed to ovirt-wui-dev)
+# because when ovirt-wui-dev starts, the host-browser is not yet running
+cat >> /etc/rc.d/rc.local << \EOF
+# Try to contact the host we are running on; if we succeed, we'll use it as
+# one of the managed nodes; if not, no big deal
+exec 3<> /dev/tcp/
+echo "AWAKE" 1>&3
+exec 3<> /dev/tcp/
+echo "IDENTIFY" 1>&3
 # make sure to update the /etc/hosts with the list of all possible DHCP
 # addresses we can hand out; dnsmasq uses this
 sed -i -e 's/management\.priv\.ovirt\.org//' /etc/hosts
+echo " physical.priv.ovirt.org" >> /etc/hosts
 echo " management.priv.ovirt.org" >> /etc/hosts
 for i in `seq 3 252` ; do
     echo "192.168.50.$i node$i.priv.ovirt.org" >> /etc/hosts

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