Bug 81471

Summary: /etc/init.d/network status reports "active" for inactive devices
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Public Beta Reporter: Miloslav Trmac <mitr>
Component: initscriptsAssignee: Bill Nottingham <notting>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Brock Organ <borgan>
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Version: phoebeCC: rvokal
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Description Miloslav Trmac 2003-01-09 19:51:48 UTC
Steps to Reproduce:
1.During installation, chose NOT to start eth0 (rtl8139) at boot
2./etc/init.d/network status
Actual results:
eth0 is listed among active devices

Additional info:
/sbin/ip -o link show shows even inactive devices:
1: lo: <LOOPBACK, UP> ...
2: eth0: <BROADCAST, MULTICAST> ..... [not UP ]

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-01-14 03:38:18 UTC
fixed in 7.03-1, thanks!