Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 250887
mc freezes when started without active network
Last modified: 2013-07-02 19:22:22 EDT
Description of problem:
Midnight Commander starts ages when network is not available (e.g. not connected
network cable) (a few minutes). It seems like waiting on some network request.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Plug out network cable
2. Call mc
"Nothing" happens for a long time.
mc starts (almost) immediately.
AFAIR similar problem was in mc (but then I didn't know why it happens).
Should be "Midnight Commander starts ages (a few minutes) when network is not
A workaround exists:
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Still happens in F8 with mc-4.6.1a-50.20070604cvs.fc8
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