[TriLUG] Kickstart Question

Marc Wiatrowski mwia at iglass.net
Fri Apr 4 11:48:45 EDT 2008

If you aren't doing a network install (nfs, url...) I am pretty sure it
will completely ignore
whatever you have or don't have for 'network'

I'm sure you could script the network start up in your %post via dhcp?
The part I'm 
not sure about would be the prompting...

On Thu, 2008-04-03 at 16:12 -0400, Roy Vestal wrote:

> I'm building a kickstart for internal use. I want to force it to use
> CDROM media but I have a post install that needs to connect external. As
> this is used for server installs, I want to have the user prompted for
> network settings but not use the network for the install, i.e. nfs or
> http. 
> The install is autopartition, auto-package selection, auto-"everything"
> save the network settings. I want the user to put in hostname, IP,
> netmask, and gateway.
> I've tried the following lines but they still just blow right past the
> network and start the install:
> network --bootproto=static --nameserver= --device=eth0
> network --bootproto=query --nameserver= --device=eth0
> Ideas? 

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