Support installation to iSCSI via separate NIC
Support installations using one NIC for fetching packages and a different one to back iSCSI storage.
- Name: Radek Vykydal
- Email: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Targeted release: Fedora 15
- Last updated: 2011-01-19
- Percentage of completion: 90%
This requires ability to enable more than one network devices in loader while preserving current behaviour of kickstart
network command, which means adding of new
network --activate option. Also now when more devices come into play, an option that allows preventing grabbing of default route by additional (e.g. iSCSI dedicated) device is needed (
Benefit to Fedora
The wider range of iSCSI installations.
anaconda: kickstart network configuration only
Configuration desired in the feature should work, new kickstart options work as expected.
Other configurations shouldn't be broken keeping the old behavior, especially these cases:
- using iSCSI and single NIC
- more than one
networkcommands in kickstart
Disabling new options. The feature is supposed to keep behavior of existing configurations.
network command options.
Added installation case should be mentioned. Not sure about heralding of new possibility to activate more devices using kickstart in general.