Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 136794
Setting ETHTOOL_OPTS in bonded interfaces doesn't work
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:49:44 EDT
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Description of problem:
Setting ETHTOOL_OPTS in bonded interfaces doesn't work. Neither
setting it in ifcfg-bond0 nor in ifcfg-ethX works.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Add a ETHTOOL_OPTS="someting" line to ifcfg-ethX
2. ifup bond0
3. check with ethtool -s ethX
Actual Results: The interface hasn't been configured with the
Expected Results: The interface should have been configured with the
This works in a standalone interface definition ifcfg-ethX without the
bonding. Looks like seomthing is missing in /sbin/ifup.
Sorry, step 3 should be ethtool ethX
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 128714 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.