F15 BETA.TC1 experiences

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Wed Mar 30 17:50:56 UTC 2011


On Wed, 2011-03-30 at 13:44 -0400, James Laska wrote:
> On Wed, 2011-03-30 at 13:36 -0400, Gregory Woodbury wrote:
> > Downloaded BETA.TC1 x86_64 DVD.iso and did an install on a VBox guest.
> > 
> > No glitches encountered during the install.
> > 
> > One nit: NetworkManager isn't activated during the install so firstboot
> > isn't
> >   network connected for the NTP setup dialogue.
> 
> When performing a media-based (non-network) installation, networking is
> not enabled by default.  If you perform an installation that uses a
> network-based package repository, networking will be enabled by default.
> 
> For the media-based (non-network) use case, you can manually enable
> networking by selecting 'Start automatically' for the appropriate device
> from the network configuration dialog.
> 
> http://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/Fedora/14/html/Installation_Guide/sn-Netconfig-x86.html#sn-Netconfig-x86-edit

Selecting the NTP checkbox during firstboot should probably bring up a
network connection if one isn't already up, though.
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