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AutoYaST profiles with bash commands fail to load after upgrading to SUSE Manager 2.1

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SUSE Manager 2.1


After upgrading to SUSE Manager 2.1 the following error might be experienced when reviewing AutoYaST profiles:
There are errors in your kickstart/autoyast template. Please check the 'Autinstallation File' tab to determine the problem with the template.
Checking the 'Autoinstallation File' tab shows:
<class 'Cheetah.Parser.ParseError'>:

A ')' was found at line 195, col 40 before a matching '}' was found
for the '{'
Line 191, column 7


As of SUSE Manager 2.1 <source><![CDATA[....]]> sections need to be escaped with #raw....#endraw like:
#end raw


With SUSE Manager 2.1 cheetah performs a cheetah-analyze run across the profile and reports this error.


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  • Document ID:7015474
  • Creation Date: 05-Aug-2014
  • Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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