Prior to troubleshooting the installation environment, it is critical to understand the overall flow of the IPI installation on bare metal. The diagrams below provide a troubleshooting flow with a step-by-step breakdown for the environment.
Workflow 1 of 4 illustrates a troubleshooting workflow when the
install-config.yaml file has errors or the Fedora CoreOS (FCOS) images are inaccessible. Troubleshooting suggestions can be found at Troubleshooting
Workflow 2 of 4 illustrates a troubleshooting workflow for bootstrap VM issues, bootstrap VMs that cannot boot up the cluster nodes, and inspecting logs.
Workflow 3 of 4 illustrates a troubleshooting workflow for cluster nodes that will not PXE boot.