Re: all kinds of problems installing with IPMI serial-over-IP terminal - SOLVED (sort of)
Miles Fidelman <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> well, it turns out that the installer, when accessed over a remote
> serial connection, forgets its kernel options when going into rescue
> boot: CR #works just fine
> boot: rescue CR # fails miserably
> boot: rescue console=ttyS2,115200n8 #works just fine
Well, you'd have to update the append line in rqtxt.cfg as well to make
that work without the "console=...". It is not inherited from txt.cfg.
It sure would be nice if the installer menues were somewhat easier to
work with over a serial console, but I must admit that I don't have any
suggestion on how to do that... If there just were some way to pick up
the console settings from the boot loader, but I don't think there are?