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We are trying to do a PXE boot and we get the following errror :


| Erros parsing Kickstart Config |

The following error was found while parsing your kickstart configuration :

The following error occured on line 32 of the kickstart file :

Specified nonexistent disk cciss/c0d0 in clearpart command



can anyone tell me whats happening and how to trouble shoot this issue .

Rgds Nishant

Actually , I used the disk type before also , now we are adding LUN's in the setup ...adn somehow the disks are not being read I guess ...

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What's on line 32 of the kickstart config file? – Cristian Ciupitu Nov 6 '09 at 11:25
I can pretty much guarantee it's clearpart /dev/cciss/c0d0 – phresus Nov 24 '09 at 20:07

cciss/c0d0 is for HP's RAID controllers. LUNs need to be mapped. You want to point it at /dev/mapper (if you're using Multipath), et al. You know your SAN configuration better than we do (how many LUNs, multipath or not, etc), and you did not provide that information.

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If you are indeed trying to install on an HP server using /dev/cciss/..., You'll need this line in your kickstart config:

device scsi cciss megaraid

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