Bug 243767 - NetworkManager believes tg3 interface is up even though cable is unplugged
Summary: NetworkManager believes tg3 interface is up even though cable is unplugged
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: NetworkManager   
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Version: 7
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Dan Williams
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Reported: 2007-06-11 19:17 UTC by Benny Amorsen
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-11-02 10:59:45 UTC
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Cut from /var/log/messages (9.94 KB, text/plain)
2007-06-11 19:17 UTC, Benny Amorsen
no flags Details

Description Benny Amorsen 2007-06-11 19:17:08 UTC
Description of problem:

When I boot my laptop, an HP nx8220 --
-- NetworkManager detects that the eth0 interface has link, even though it
actually doesn't (no cable plugged in). Therefore it fails to switch to the
wireless network.

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

How reproducible:

Every boot

Comment 1 Benny Amorsen 2007-06-11 19:17:08 UTC
Created attachment 156749 [details]
Cut from /var/log/messages

Comment 2 Dan Williams 2007-11-01 00:59:38 UTC
Can you test with the latest kernel?  Also, when the cable is _un_plugged, can
you give the output of:

cat /sys/class/net/eth0/carrier


cat /sys/class/net/eth1/carrier

Comment 3 Benny Amorsen 2007-11-01 21:49:01 UTC
The problem does not exist in kernel- The problem has been gone
for a while even in F7-kernels, but I am not sure exactly which kernel fixed it.

Comment 4 Dan Williams 2007-11-02 10:59:45 UTC
ok, thanks

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