Based on what anaconda says, I think it does use NM itself, even though you would not install it to the system. Obviously the anaconda GUI should be able to configure NM for the install, and in pr... [by jlehtone]
I have recently found myself in a situation in which I am installing Fedora more frequently than I would have expected (which isn't actually a bad thing). One thing I've started to notice is that... Anaconda kinda sucks. I've used kickstart a bit, but it's been of limited usefulness since each install has been unique in some way (DE, Package Selections, mounts, BIOS/EFI, etc).