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Bug 131059 - cannot apply any changes to network configuration or save config changes. can't update name
cannot apply any changes to network configuration or save config changes. ca...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: redhat-config-network (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
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Reported: 2004-08-26 19:31 EDT by Joe Blakistone
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-08-31 07:44:32 EDT
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Description Joe Blakistone 2004-08-26 19:31:22 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:0.9.9)

Description of problem:
this is the error that dumps tells me it is probably a bug
and to log it on bugzilla

Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/usr/sbin/neat", line 1210, in ?
  File "/usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/", line 2608, in mainloop
  File "/usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/", line 28, in
    ret = apply(self.func, a)
  File "/usr/sbin/neat", line 401, in on_okButton_clicked
    if != 0:
  File "/usr/sbin/neat", line 271, in save
  File "/usr/sbin/neat", line 283, in saveHardware
line 276, in save
  File "/usr/sbin/../share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/",
line 981, in write
    self[key] = self.vars[key]
  File "/usr/sbin/../share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/",
line 933, in __setitem__
    findexp = '[\t ]*' + key + '[\t ]+' + varname + '[\t ]+'
TypeError: illegal argument type for built-in operation

Local variables in innermost frame:
missing: 1
key: options
place: 0
value: {'options': {}}
self: <netconfpkg.NCHardwareList.MyConfModules instance at 844d070>
varname: None

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.make any kind of changes using neat , hit apply or save and you get
an error

Additional info:
Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2004-08-31 07:44:32 EDT
Please update to the latest bugfix erratum and report any remaining bugs
Comment 2 Joe Blakistone 2004-08-31 09:03:12 EDT
thanks, installing the most up-to-date redhat-network-config package 
solved my problem.

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