Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 108158
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:06:59 EST
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Description of problem:
Install RHEL3 AS on a machine with broken networking.
During the rhn_register phase, the user is supposed to be presented with RH's
still asked to accept and move forward.
This was very surprising to me. I didn't know the network was down,
and this was the first sign that something was wrong.
rhn_register should probably complain and exit instead of not displaying
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Unplug ethernet cable from box
This bug is filed against RHEL 3, which is in maintenance phase.
During the maintenance phase, only security errata and select mission
critical bug fixes will be released for enterprise products. Since
this bug does not meet that criteria, it is now being closed.
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