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Bug 243598 - Exception occurred while saving network settings
Exception occurred while saving network settings
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-network (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
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Reported: 2007-06-10 08:56 EDT by Stephen So
Modified: 2008-06-16 21:32 EDT (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-06-16 21:32:01 EDT
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Crash dump file (1.94 KB, text/plain)
2007-06-10 08:56 EDT, Stephen So
no flags Details
Screenshot of network configurator and exception window (202.14 KB, image/png)
2007-06-10 08:58 EDT, Stephen So
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Description Stephen So 2007-06-10 08:56:23 EDT
Description of problem:

Whenever I go to save my network settings in system-config-network, I get an
exception error, with the crash dump file (attached)

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):  1.3.96

How reproducible:  Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open up the network configuration (system-config-network)
2. Go to file menu and hit save 
Actual results:

A window titled "Exception Occurred" come up with the crash dump (attached)

Expected results:

It should save the network settings without exception.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Stephen So 2007-06-10 08:56:24 EDT
Created attachment 156666 [details]
Crash dump file
Comment 2 Stephen So 2007-06-10 08:58:08 EDT
Created attachment 156667 [details]
Screenshot of network configurator and exception window
Comment 3 Harald Hoyer 2007-06-11 04:37:11 EDT
please check your /etc/ppp/chap-secrets and /etc/ppp/pap-secrets file.
Comment 4 Stephen So 2007-06-11 04:46:34 EDT
(In reply to comment #3)
> please check your /etc/ppp/chap-secrets and /etc/ppp/pap-secrets file.

I deleted those two files away and now the exception doesn't occur anymore when
Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 08:59:22 EDT
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Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2008-06-16 21:32:00 EDT
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