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hostip" parameter is not working with autoyast on vmware

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 1


When using autoyast to do the installation it is not assigning the IP address before it looks for the autoyast file.

Example of parameters used at boot time:
hostip= netmask= gateway= nameserver= autoyast=nfs://


Add the "netsetup=1" parameter to the boot line.

For example:
netsetup=1 hostip= netmask= gateway= nameserver= autoyast=nfs://


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  • Document ID:7008549
  • Creation Date: 31-May-2012
  • Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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