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by 0xliam
2019/11/27 23:30:48
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Replace console output
Replies: 1
Views: 157

Replace console output

Hi there, I'm looking to disable console access to an appliance VM I am creating - we've been successful in disabling the console TTY, but I am wondering whether it is possible to replace this with another executable or service that displays an image, or some text (e.g. contact information, network ...
by 0xliam
2019/08/17 05:15:17
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: User input in Kickstart %post
Replies: 4
Views: 540

Re: User input in Kickstart %post

Do you have it as a text only kickstart install? That was the only way I got it to work I think. You can do this with the following. iotty=`tty` exec > $iotty 2> $iotty clear read -p "Enter the system's fully qualified name: " NAME echo "$NAME" > /etc/hostname echo "hostname set to $NAME " Sorry fo...
by 0xliam
2019/07/31 04:34:10
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: User input in Kickstart %post
Replies: 4
Views: 540

User input in Kickstart %post

Hi there, I'm creating a installer ISO for a CentOS 7 based appliance, and I am having issues with getting user input to work properly during the %post section. I found this thread which seems to report the same behaviour - https://www.centos.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=63280&p=266565. The rest ...

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