Bug 495984

Summary: nm-system-settings: update: assertion 'context != NULL' failed
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Geoff Levand <geoffrey.levand>
Component: NetworkManagerAssignee: Dan Williams <dcbw>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: rawhideCC: dcbw, jorton
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Description Geoff Levand 2009-04-15 20:20:08 UTC
Description of problem:

Anaconda startup fails with 'there was an error configuring your network interface".

Last system message seen is:
nm-system-settings: update: assertion 'context != NULL' failed

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

Todays build (15-Apr-2009 06:22)

sha1sum ppc/os/ppc/ppc64/{ramdisk.image.gz,vmlinuz}
669767e3c3b0831a347f54f098cb096bce5cb54a  ppc/os/ppc/ppc64/ramdisk.image.gz
1f89181aa261a4be7d18ab9e0772304cea6299c6  ppc/os/ppc/ppc64/vmlinuz

This worked OK yesterday.

How reproducible:

always, 100%

Additional info:

Tested on PS3 game console and Mac G5, 'text' and 'graphical' installs.

Couldn't get a dump.


Comment 1 Geoff Levand 2009-04-15 22:13:42 UTC
Created attachment 339753 [details]
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Comment 2 Joe Orton 2009-04-16 07:34:35 UTC
I'm seing the same on a x86_64 kickstart, only a wired r8169 ethernet device present - last message logged is the

  "device state change 2 -> 3"

kickstart was working fine, modulo anaconda borkage, in the previous day's spin.

Comment 3 Geoff Levand 2009-04-16 16:35:48 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 495884 ***