Help in ANACONDA-ks.cfg


 
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# 1  
Old 02-07-2011
Help in ANACONDA-ks.cfg

i have automated installation of my proprietory linux.. using PXE. it all goes well. but after complete installation, while using the admin interface.. i am facing display problems.

is it due to package dependencies.?
or i have to write post script in anaconda-ks.cfg file???
can some one tell me about the solution ???
# 2  
Old 02-07-2011
You have to have an X Windowing system running on the console, usually on DISPLAY=:0.0, aka port 6000 tcp, or remote system (export DISPLAY=remote_host_or_IP:0.0 ), to have X service.
# 3  
Old 02-07-2011
You have not told us enough information to even begin to give you an accurate reply. Exactly what display problems are you facing?
# 4  
Old 02-08-2011
on the admin interface .. i have various option like ...
1. check status
2.configure system
3.reboot....

but when i install using pxe..
it seems as
1. 1. check status
2. 2. configure...
3. 3. reboot..
also color problems..

---------- Post updated at 02:03 PM ---------- Previous update was at 01:05 AM ----------

help!!!

---------- Post updated at 02:04 PM ---------- Previous update was at 02:03 PM ----------

can you please explain in some detail..
# 5  
Old 02-08-2011
I still do not understand. Can you provide a screenshot?
# 6  
Old 02-09-2011
ya.. i have somewhat figured out the problem...

i thnk the problem lies in the post script...
through the kichstart file, postscript runs by calling the... /sbin/e-smith/signal-event post install..
nw the e-smith directory manages the rebootafter installtion and licencing part..


i want to do this from the anaconda-ks.cfg.. in the post script section

%post

can u tell me the way to initate the post script to use this e-smith???


also for your information.. e-smith directory contains the FIRSTINSTALL, and other console options.
# 7  
Old 02-09-2011
I suggest you read chapter 5 of Anaconda/Kickstart
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