On 12/14/2011 11:04 AM, Mercer, Rodney wrote:
> I've been attempting to install the virtual machine setup from
> I install on fresh Fedora 15 x86_64 host, and I am able to complete the first
> two steps.
> When I run the last script,
> I get from the ipa-demo-<date>.log
> CRITICAL:root:failed to configure ca instance
> and later in the log:
> Warning: skipping DNS resolution of host master.example.com
> The IPA Master Server will be configured with
> Hostname: master.example.com
> IP address: 192.168.122.32
> Domain name: example.com
> Configuring certificate server: Estimated time 3 minutes 30 seconds
> [1/17]: creating certificate server user
> [2/17]: creating pki-ca instance
> [3/17]: configuring certificate server instance
> Unexpected error - see ipaserver-install.log for details:
> Configuration of CA failed
> Server installation failed!
> Domain f15-ipa-server destroyed
> Domain f15-ipa-server has been undefined
> I see the dhcp address changing for master.example.com each time the script
> is run.
> Is there a requirement for making the dhcp address consistent for
> and having the address in /etc/hosts so that it can reverse resolve via
> Or does the DNS resolution of ip to host have any bearing on the certificate
> creation as I suspect?
Consistent name resolution is a requirement for IPA.
Ondrej, can you please take a closer look and see if this is something
with the demo scripts or IPA itself?
Sr. Engineering Manager IPA project,
Red Hat Inc.
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