Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 156088
decimal IP address prepended with zeros becomes octal
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:07 EST
If the user chooses '010.012.000.001' as a gateway IP address (instead of the
more commonly used '10.12.0.1', the IP address will be considered as the octal
version by route.
The installer should transform the IP address into a decimal version before
writing the configuration files (as it would be the same behaviour for the
gateway and machine's IP address).
see also bug#122038
Fixed on HEAD. Given the trivial workaround, not going to backport to older