F17 Beta TC2, No Network Available, fail

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Mon Mar 19 07:45:20 UTC 2012

On Mon, 2012-03-19 at 00:44 -0600, Chris Murphy wrote:
> Fedora-17-Beta-TC2-x86_64-DVD.iso
> It appears with TC2 that Updates and Test Updates repos are enabled by
> default. 

> When the computer or VM do not have an internet connection, the
> installation hangs after disk partitioning/formatting. If the ethernet
> interface is disconnected (no cable) then I get a message:
> "No Network Available" Some of your software repositories require
> networking, but there was an error enabling the network on your
> system.
> If I make an network+internet connection, it proceeds, and I see all
> three repo options enabled by default: disk, Test Updates, and
> Updates.
> Surely after having downloaded 2.3G, this is not the intended behavior
> and is a fail. It's acting like a netinst.iso. But I don't see a bug
> filed against it yet. FWIW this is burned to a DVD or assigning
> the .iso to a VM's CD/DVD device.

File a bug. That's not intended.

Likely related to the noloader stuff somehow.
Adam Williamson
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