Bug 16727 - >> Small Networks Cause Network Failure <<
>> Small Networks Cause Network Failure <<
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: netcfg (Show other bugs)
6.2
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
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Reported: 2000-08-22 10:58 EDT by Larry Adams
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-08-22 10:58:34 EDT
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Description Larry Adams 2000-08-22 10:58:31 EDT
Using the NETCONF utility with the following information:

IP Address: 148.98.150.138
Netmask:    255.255.255.192
Gateway:    148.98.150.1

The network did not initialize correctly.  Reported in "netstat -nr" was 
the following:

IP Address: 148.98.150.138
Genmask:    255.255.255.255
IP Address: 148.98.150.128 (Does not exist on Network)
Genmask:    255.255.255.192

The Gateway did not show up in the Netstat listing.  I have changed to a 
different siderblock Class C network and have not had the same problem.  
However, to make the server production, I must move it into the network 
that currently has the problem.  Please help.
Comment 1 Nalin Dahyabhai 2000-08-22 15:41:22 EDT
This is normal.   The network address is correctly calculated using your own IP
address and netmask.  If you bring your interface up again, the default route
should be set.

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