Bug 123700 - network configuration invalid after update from FC1
Summary: network configuration invalid after update from FC1
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts   
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Version: 2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
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Reported: 2004-05-20 04:33 UTC by Brian Wheeler
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:45 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-04-29 01:43:21 UTC
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Network configuration (71 bytes, text/plain)
2004-05-25 16:24 UTC, Brian Wheeler
no flags Details
ifcfg-eth0 file (84 bytes, text/plain)
2004-05-25 16:26 UTC, Brian Wheeler
no flags Details

Description Brian Wheeler 2004-05-20 04:33:32 UTC
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Description of problem:
Not related to this component per-se, but its involved with the fix.

When upgrading my FC1 box (which was upgraded from RH9) the network
configuration was invalid.  Running system-config-network with the
same settings fixed the problem.  The only difference I saw between
the two ifcfg-eth0 files was the old one didn't have a GATEWAY and the
new one did.

Symptoms included not being able to ping or connect beyond the subnet,
which makes since if it was a GATEWAY issue.

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

How reproducible:
Didn't try

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Take an FC1 box
2. Upgrade to FC2
3. Darn that network!

Additional info:

Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2004-05-24 10:42:50 UTC
reassigning to initscripts

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2004-05-25 16:11:13 UTC
Was there a GATEWAY line in /etc/sysconfig/network?

Can you attach the /etc/sysconfig/network and ifcfg-* from the
'not-working' state?

Comment 3 Brian Wheeler 2004-05-25 16:24:05 UTC
Created attachment 100545 [details]
Network configuration

Comment 4 Brian Wheeler 2004-05-25 16:26:19 UTC
Created attachment 100546 [details]
ifcfg-eth0 file

Comment 5 Brian Wheeler 2004-05-25 16:29:49 UTC
The /etc/sysconfig/network file had a GATEWAY setting before and after
the upgrade.  The ifcfg-eth0 file didn't have a GATEWAY after the
upgrade but did after I ran system-config-network.

Comment 6 Matthew Miller 2005-04-26 15:24:33 UTC
Fedora Core 2 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for
security updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please
reopen and reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a
security issue and hasn't been resolved in the current FC3 updates or
in the FC4 test release, reopen and change the version to match.

Comment 7 Bill Nottingham 2005-04-29 01:43:21 UTC
Closing bugs on older, no longer supported, releases. Apologies for any lack of
response. Please reopen if this persists on a current release, such as Fedora
Core 3.

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