Bug 79457

Summary: neat crashes if host file is misconfigured
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Gerald W. Lester <gerald.lester>
Component: redhat-config-networkAssignee: Harald Hoyer <harald>
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Version: 8.0CC: wtogami
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Description Gerald W. Lester 2002-12-11 19:53:50 UTC
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Description of problem:
If an IP address occurs twice in the host file or if a name is associated with
two different IP address, neat dies when attempting to save a configuration
(even if the host file was not touched).

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Duplicate a line in /etc/hosts
2.Change the names on the line
3.Start redhat-configure-network
4.Change which devices are in the profile
5.Press "Apply"

Actual Results:  Neat gives a Python stack trace.

Expected Results:  Changes to be applied.

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Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2003-01-13 14:48:03 UTC
please provide the traceback text