On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 2:35 PM, Robert Moskowitz <rgm(a)htt-consult.com> wrote:
It took me a bit to work out issues with the serial console to get
testing. Those issues are for a separate list...
I can get Minimal to go through the install process and set timezone, root
password, and userid. When I go to log in I get:
Fedora release 21 (Twenty One)
Kernel 3.16.0-0.rc7.git1.1.fc21.armv7hl on an armv7l (ttyS0)
localhost login: root
[ 64.141895] cfg80211: Calling CRDA to update world regulatory domain
[ 66.257749] eth0: device MAC address c2:f5:e1:51:08:dd
[ 66.450111] No MAC Management Counters available
[ 66.712730] No MAC Management Counters available
[ 66.718353] IPv6: ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): eth0: link is not ready
[ 68.632241] stmmaceth 1c50000.ethernet eth0: Link is Up - 100Mbps/Full -
flow control off
[ 68.649252] IPv6: ADDRCONF(NETDEV_CHANGE): eth0: link becomes ready
Last login: Wed Dec 31 19:04:26 on ttyS0
[root@localhost ~]# ifconfig
-bash: ifconfig: command not found
[root@localhost ~]# echo $PATH
No commands work. I know the IP address this device gets assigned so I
tried pinging and ssh:
the ip command as replaced pretty much all stuff (actually around 10
years ago!) but once you get use it it is much nicer. There's a quick
start here http://andys.org.uk/bits/2010/02/24/iproute2-life-after-ifconfig/
or you can do "yum install net-tools" and get the old ones back.
You can probably ping it yourself, but port 22 is blocked at the
I powered off and rebooted, and still the same behaviour. I did a
capture of the install, so can provide that if it would help (54K). Note I
have had this problem since I started on Minimal with the 20140724 build,
but have not been able to stablily test it. I believe my setup now provides
a reliable test of the build on a Cubieboard 2.
It's expected behaviour so I'm not sure why you'd expect it to change,
if you don't need a firewall you can just "yum remove firewalld"
Thank you and I await advise on what to provide next (or a build that
So I'm not sure what isn't working. The two issues you had above with
network config and firewall are by design and there's a lot of good
docs on the Fedora wiki and elsewhere that cover them and I've given
you alternatives to the default. Is there anything else you need?