Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 249621
Incorrect/misleading information in s390x install guide
Last modified: 2009-08-20 00:26:57 EDT
Description of problem:
# echo 1 /sys/bus/ccwgroup/drivers/qeth/0.0.0600/online
# echo 1 > /sys/bus/ccwgroup/drivers/qeth/0.0.0600/online
Also on the next line, there should a line break, i.e. the "1" should be on the
Saw this reference on a public mailing list. It's really throwing people off
when configuring networking.
In addition, the statement:
To change the value of if_name, run the following command:
# echo new_if_name > /sys/bus/ccwgroup/drivers/qeth/0.0.0600/if_name
is not correct. "if_name" is a read-only attribute and cannot be changed.
The same is true for the attributes "card_type", "chpid", and "state". They
should be removed from the list of "settable" attributes.
This BZ is now over a year old. Any update?
Please ensure this gets into the RHEL5 Installation Guide
[mhideo@mhideo en-US]$ svn ci -m"BZ#249621" S390_Moreinfo.xml
Transmitting file data .
Committed revision 11444.
Will be posted to Red Hat.com for 5.3