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Old 02-02-2010, 02:00 PM   #1
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livecd-creator kickstart file question

I've been fooling around with creating my own remix of the fedora installation cd. I managed to create the cd and it boots but when I go to install, it demands root priviledges. What script should I add to give the liveuser permissions to install. I use the following .ks files:

Old 02-16-2010, 12:23 PM   #2
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It needs root privileges because most of the stuff it's writing is owned by root.

You have to specify a password for root in your kickstart file. I can't see that section in your files.



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