Booting Fedora from LVM with grub2

Conan Kudo (ニール・ゴンパ) ngompa13 at
Fri Mar 30 02:15:50 UTC 2012

On Thu, Mar 29, 2012 at 7:18 PM, Chris Lumens <clumens at> wrote:

> > How is that possible to implement with a:
> > 1. Show GUI, write kickstart.
> > 2. Process kickstart.
> > design?
> We're not literally going to have one program that you use to construct
> a kickstart file, write the file out, and then spawn a separate program
> do to the processing of.  We are using kickstart as the data store
> internally (via pykickstart) and having one program operate on it.  The
> only writing will be towards the end of installation, where we spit out
> /root/anaconda-ks.cfg.
> A lot of these tasks like figuring out authentication information and
> adding extra users can be prompted for while filesystems are being
> created, then actually take effect and augment the ksdata after packages
> are laid down.  They will be reflected in the final anaconda-ks.cfg.
> Some other tasks may not map to existing kickstart at all (yet).
> - Chris
> --
> devel mailing list
> devel at

If we go for doing something like that, is there any reason to keep
firstboot around? Couldn't we stuff the actions done in firstboot into
anaconda with this newer asynch design?
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <>

More information about the devel mailing list