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Feature #3307

Provide user friendly information when Console tab doesn't work

Added by Dominic Cleal over 5 years ago. Updated 10 months ago.

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VM management
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Description

"I feel that we need to provide some type of informative, user friendly notification to the user when the Console tab doesn't work. Right now we display a generic message stating the the connection timed out but if for instance the issue is iptables related, could we provide some type of information as to what are the known issues (see http://projects.theforeman.org/projects/1/wiki/NoVNC)"

(https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=970665)


Related issues

Has duplicate Foreman - Feature #4339: Provide Troubleshooting Tips on Server Console PageDuplicate2014-02-13

Associated revisions

Revision b6a429ae (diff)
Added by Stephen Benjamin about 5 years ago

fixes #3307 - add troubleshooting to console page

History

#1 Updated by Dominic Cleal over 5 years ago

We could just promote the NoVNC content into the manual and then link straight to the manual content (as per #2763) from the console page.

#2 Updated by Dominic Cleal about 5 years ago

  • Has duplicate Feature #4339: Provide Troubleshooting Tips on Server Console Page added

#3 Updated by Stephen Benjamin about 5 years ago

  • Subject changed from Provide user friendly information when Console tab doesn't work due to IPTables rules to Provide user friendly information when Console tab doesn't work

Manual now has VNC troubleshooting steps - http://theforeman.org/manuals/1.4/index.html#7.1NoVNC

#4 Updated by Dominic Cleal about 5 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Ready For Testing
  • Assignee set to Stephen Benjamin
  • Target version set to 1.9.1

#5 Updated by Dominic Cleal about 5 years ago

  • Legacy Backlogs Release (now unused) set to 4

#6 Updated by Anonymous about 5 years ago

  • Status changed from Ready For Testing to Closed
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100

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