Bug 214394 - NetworkManager sees a ghost network connection
NetworkManager sees a ghost network connection
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: NetworkManager (Show other bugs)
5.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Dan Williams
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: 211047 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2006-11-07 08:26 EST by Matthias Clasen
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2007-11-05 10:52:45 EST
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Description Matthias Clasen 2006-11-07 08:26:39 EST
When running the xen kernel, NetworkManager thinks that there is a wired
connection, even if no cable is plugged in.
Comment 1 Rik van Riel 2006-11-07 08:54:45 EST
Indeed, NetworkManager seems unable to deal with the bridging that is necessary
for Xen to route packets to its guests.
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2006-11-07 16:40:31 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
inclusion.
Comment 3 Matthias Clasen 2006-11-14 13:20:05 EST
Basically the same issue as bug 209996 filed against Fedora
Comment 5 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-03-21 19:42:58 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
release.
Comment 7 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-10-16 00:09:00 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
release.
Comment 8 Dan Williams 2007-11-01 09:57:31 EDT
*** Bug 211047 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 9 Dan Williams 2007-11-05 10:48:00 EST
NAK for 5.2, could revisit in 5.3
Comment 10 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-11-05 10:52:45 EST
Development Management has reviewed and declined this request.  You may appeal
this decision by reopening this request. 

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