There are errors in your kickstart/autoyast template. Please check the 'Autoinstallation File' tab to determine the problem with the template.

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Environment

SUSE Manager Server 4.2


Situation

Create an Autoinstallation profiles with Autoyast Template, error message shows "There are errors in your kickstart/autoyast template. Please check the 'Autoinstallation File' tab to determine the problem with the template." It is a tricky message because no syntax error on Autoyast.xml.


Apache error messages (cat /var/log/apache2/error_log): 

[Tue Oct 19 08:00:08.728493 2021] [wsgi:error] [pid 9000] [client 10.0.14.188:54814] Target WSGI script not found or unable to stat: /srv/www/cobbler/svc
[Tue Oct 19 08:01:05.664109 2021] [wsgi:error] [pid 11007] [client 10.0.14.188:54886] Target WSGI script not found or unable to stat: /srv/www/cobbler/svc
[Tue Oct 19 08:01:29.568177 2021] [wsgi:error] [pid 30814] [client 10.0.14.188:54918] Target WSGI script not found or unable to stat: /srv/www/cobbler/svc
[Tue Oct 19 08:18:53.555806 2021] [wsgi:error] [pid 30814] [client 10.0.14.188:55468] Target WSGI script not found or unable to stat: /srv/www/cobbler/svc



Files located at /srv/www/cobbler/ directory:

drwxr-xr-x 3 root root 60 Nov 1 15:54 images
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 6 Sep 14 18:11 rendered

Resolution

1) Please re-install the cobbler packages that contains the missing file(s).

zypper in -f cobbler

2) Files located at /srv/www/cobbler/svc/ directory

ll /srv/www/cobbler
total 0
drwxr-xr-x 3 root root 20 Nov  2 10:16 distro_mirror
drwxr-xr-x 3 root root 60 Oct 12 07:52 images
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root  6 Oct 12 07:52 links
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root  6 Oct 12 07:52 localmirror
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 39 Nov  2 10:16 misc
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root  6 Oct 12 07:52 pub
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root  6 Oct 12 07:52 rendered
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root  6 Oct 12 07:52 repo_mirror
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 25 Nov  2 10:16 svc

3) Refresh the profiles page, the error should be gone

Cause

This error message caused by missing services.py on /srv/www/cobbler/svc/ directory.

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  • Document ID:000020421
  • Creation Date: 02-Nov-2021
  • Modified Date:02-Nov-2021
    • SUSE Manager Server

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