Is there any way to by-pass the "UNSUPPORTED HARDWARE DEVICE" message during PXE kickstart installation of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6?

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  • Installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 using PXE kickstart on an unsupported hardware. The following message pops up during installation.
kernel: UNSUPPORTED HARDWARE DEVICE: <hardware device name>
  • Is there any way to by-pass this? As in Kickstart installation, it halts and wait for the pressing OK button and then only it continues.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • kickstart

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