Bug 179065

Summary: ifup-aliases doesn't check ONBOOT
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Reporter: Jan-Patrick Perisse <perisse>
Component: initscriptsAssignee: Bill Nottingham <notting>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Brock Organ <borgan>
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Description Jan-Patrick Perisse 2006-01-26 22:04:53 UTC
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Description of problem:
When an interface is configured with ifup, the virtual interfaces attached to it (ethx:n) are also loaded despite they have ONBOOT=no configured.
This is caused by ifup-aliase NOT looking for the ONBOOT parameter.
It can be corrected by adding:
 if [ "${ONBOOT}" = "no" -o "${ONBOOT}" = "NO" ];  then
              exit 0
       fi
on the new_interface() function.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
initscripts-7.93.13

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.ifup eth0
2.
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Actual Results:  eth0 and eth0:1 are up

Expected Results:  Only eth0 should be up (eth0:1 should also be up IF is says ONBOOT=yes, otherwise ifup eth0:1 should specified to bring up the interface)

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Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2006-01-27 20:18:55 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 155497 ***