Bug 152638 - Static info overrides DHCP in Network Configuration even though DHCP is selected
Summary: Static info overrides DHCP in Network Configuration even though DHCP is selected
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dhcp (Show other bugs)
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Version: 3
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Jason Vas Dias
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Reported: 2005-03-30 22:09 UTC by Aaron Shelmire
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: 3.0.1-42
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-09-05 08:21:37 UTC
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Description Aaron Shelmire 2005-03-30 22:09:56 UTC
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Description of problem:
In the GUI Network Configuration if there is information in the Static Route fields, DHCP will not get the Gateway information from the DHCP server. DHCP negotiates the IP address, DNS servers, and everything else, but does not get the new Gateway.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Enter information into the "Statically Set IP Address" boxes
2. Automatically obtain information from DHCP (including DNS)
3. bring the interfaces down, then up 

Actual Results:  I no longer received the gateway via dhcp

Expected Results:  selecting 'automatically obtain information from DHCP' should do just that and ignore the values found in the 'statically set' area.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Dan Williams 2005-05-16 20:20:39 UTC

Comment 2 Harald Hoyer 2005-05-17 12:26:59 UTC

Comment 3 Jason Vas Dias 2005-05-23 15:21:56 UTC
This issue should be resolved with dhcp-3.0.1-42 in FC-3 updates.
Unless the DHCLIENT_USE_GATEWAY variable is set, dhclient-script
will ignore the static GATEWAY setting .

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