Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 163456
vconfig does not want to accept IF name.
Last modified: 2015-03-04 20:14:53 EST
Description of problem:
"vconfig add" does not work. It will give error on each interface.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install FC4;
2. load 8021q module;
3. Run "vconfig add eth0 10";
"ERROR: trying to add VLAN #10 to IF -:eth0:- error: Invalid argument"
VLAN added without an issue.
In fact if to type in whatever string in place of IF then it will complain the
The LAN cards are Tigon3 PCI-X 133 10/100/1000 and the box is HP Proliant DL380.
I downloaded and installed the vconfig from FC3 (vconfig-1.8-4) and it does not
have this issue.
It is still working - the device must be up before attachind the VLANs to it.
Sorry, my bad.
Yes, see bug #162727
Read ya, Phil