QA:Testcase biosdevname NIC naming after install

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== Setup ==
 
== Setup ==
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Make sure that the Hardware Requirements are met.
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== Howto Test ==
 
== Howto Test ==
  
1. Verify that onboard network interfaces are named as described here - https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA:Testcase_Onboard_Network_Interface_Names
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1. Switch to a shell by pressing {{filename|Control+Alt+F2}}.
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2. Verify that onboard network interfaces are named as described here - [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA:Testcase_Onboard_Network_Interface_Names Verify that onboard interfaces are named as emN]
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3. Verify that PCI add-in network interfaces are described here - [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA:Testcase_PCI_Add-In-Network-Interace_Names Verify that PCI add-in interfaces are named as pci<slot>#<port>]
  
2. Verify that PCI add-in network interfaces are described here - https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA:Testcase_PCI_Add-In-Network-Interace_Names
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4. When the network configuration wizard appears, please configure em1 and any of the available add-in PCI interface.
  
3. Check if interface configuration file ifcfg-emN and ifcfg-pci<slot>#<port> files are created under /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts
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5. Complete the installation process, after the system reboots, login to the system. Check if interface configuration file ifcfg-emN and ifcfg-pci<slot>#<port> files are created under /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts
  
 
<pre>[root@fedora-14-r710 network-scripts]# ls ifcfg-em1
 
<pre>[root@fedora-14-r710 network-scripts]# ls ifcfg-em1

Revision as of 18:41, 18 January 2011

Contents

Description

This test case makes sure that during Rawhide installation, network interfaces, both onboard and PCI add-in are named as per the new convention.

Setup

Make sure that the Hardware Requirements are met.


Howto Test

1. Switch to a shell by pressing Control+Alt+F2.

2. Verify that onboard network interfaces are named as described here - Verify that onboard interfaces are named as emN

3. Verify that PCI add-in network interfaces are described here - Verify that PCI add-in interfaces are named as pci<slot>#<port>

4. When the network configuration wizard appears, please configure em1 and any of the available add-in PCI interface.

5. Complete the installation process, after the system reboots, login to the system. Check if interface configuration file ifcfg-emN and ifcfg-pci<slot>#<port> files are created under /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts

[root@fedora-14-r710 network-scripts]# ls ifcfg-em1
ifcfg-em1
[root@fedora-14-r710 network-scripts]# ls ifcfg-pci3#2_0
ifcfg-pci3#2_0

[root@fedora-14-r710 network-scripts]# cat ifcfg-em3
# Please read /usr/share/doc/initscripts-*/sysconfig.txt
# for the documentation of these parameters.
DEVICE=em3
BOOTPROTO=dhcp
TYPE=Ethernet
HWADDR=00:24:e8:2e:df:03
ONBOOT=yes
USERCTL=no
PEERDNS=yes
IPV6INIT=no

[root@fedora-14-r710 network-scripts]# cat ifcfg-pci3#1
# Please read /usr/share/doc/initscripts-*/sysconfig.txt
# for the documentation of these parameters.
DEVICE='pci3#1'
BOOTPROTO=dhcp
TYPE=Ethernet
HWADDR=00:1b:21:44:63:40
ONBOOT=yes
USERCTL=no
PEERDNS=yes
IPV6INIT=no

Expected Results

1. Make sure that onboard device names are of the form emN during install time 2. Make sure that PCI add-in device names are of the form pci<slot>#<port> during install time 3. Make sure ifcfg-emN and ifcfg-pci<slot>#<port> files are created after the installation is complete.