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|description=This test boots any available installation method (CDROM, DVD, or network) and requests a "rescue" install.  For details on booting into rescue mode please refer to the  [http://docs.fedoraproject.org/install-guide/f{{FedoraVersion}}/en-US/html/s2-x86-bootloader-rescue.html Install Guide] .
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|description=This test boots any available installation method (CDROM, DVD, or network) and requests a '''rescue''' install.  For details on booting into rescue mode please refer to the  [http://docs.fedoraproject.org/install-guide/f{{FedoraVersion}}/en-US/html/s2-x86-bootloader-rescue.html Install Guide] .
 
|actions=
 
|actions=
 
# Boot the installer using any available means (CDROM, DVD, http, ftp, or nfs)  
 
# Boot the installer using any available means (CDROM, DVD, http, ftp, or nfs)  
 
# At the initial screen, select the option labelled ''Rescue installed system''
 
# At the initial screen, select the option labelled ''Rescue installed system''
# If doing a network installation, specify the remote installation source for grabbing [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Anaconda/Stage stage2] anaconda (e.g. nfs, http, or ftp)
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<!--# If doing a network installation, specify the remote installation source for grabbing [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Anaconda/Stage stage2] anaconda (e.g. nfs, http, or ftp)-->
# Instruct anaconda to scan your disks for existing installations
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# When prompted, direct anaconda to scan your disks for existing installations
# Select "OK" to chroot into {{filename|/mnt/sysimage}} for your existing installation
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# Select ''OK'' to chroot into {{filename|/mnt/sysimage}} for your existing installation
 
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|results=
 
# Anaconda should prompt for language, keymap, and installation media (e.g. nfs, http, ftp, local cdrom, hard drive)
 
# Anaconda should prompt for language, keymap, and installation media (e.g. nfs, http, ftp, local cdrom, hard drive)
# Anaconda should find [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Anaconda/Stage stage2] images and proceed to disk scan prompt
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# Anaconda should start and proceed to disk scan prompt
# Scanning your disk for existing installations must will not result in a failure
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# Scanning your disk for existing installations should not result in a failure
# Selecting OK will present you with a shell where you are able to see the previous installation mounted under {{filename|/mnt/sysimage}}.
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# Selecting ''OK'' will present you with a shell where you are able to see the previous installation mounted under {{filename|/mnt/sysimage}}.
 
# Additionally, you may be able to execute {{command|chroot /mnt/sysimage /bin/bash}} without error
 
# Additionally, you may be able to execute {{command|chroot /mnt/sysimage /bin/bash}} without error
 
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[[Category:Recovery Test Cases]]
 
[[Category:Recovery Test Cases]]

Revision as of 10:05, 3 June 2011

Description

This test boots any available installation method (CDROM, DVD, or network) and requests a rescue install. For details on booting into rescue mode please refer to the Install Guide .


How to test

  1. Boot the installer using any available means (CDROM, DVD, http, ftp, or nfs)
  2. At the initial screen, select the option labelled Rescue installed system
  3. When prompted, direct anaconda to scan your disks for existing installations
  4. Select OK to chroot into /mnt/sysimage for your existing installation

Expected Results

  1. Anaconda should prompt for language, keymap, and installation media (e.g. nfs, http, ftp, local cdrom, hard drive)
  2. Anaconda should start and proceed to disk scan prompt
  3. Scanning your disk for existing installations should not result in a failure
  4. Selecting OK will present you with a shell where you are able to see the previous installation mounted under /mnt/sysimage.
  5. Additionally, you may be able to execute chroot /mnt/sysimage /bin/bash without error