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Bug 300891 - system-config-network(aka neat) is crashing while saving profiles
system-config-network(aka neat) is crashing while saving profiles
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-network (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-09-21 13:57 EDT by Naresh
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-10-30 02:56:10 EDT
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Description Naresh 2007-09-21 13:57:53 EDT
Description of problem:
Saving, deleting, creating new connections are crashing the application

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Linux fallenangel 2.6.23-0.187.rc6.git7.fc8 #1 SMP Tue Sep 18 18:05:52 EDT 2007
i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce: on system/network from the gnome panel
2.Try deleting any existing connection (which is inactive) on system/network from gnome panel
2.Click editing any wireless interface profile on File->Save

Actual results:

The application system-config-netowk (neat) is crashing with the following errors.

Component: system-config-network
Version: 1.4.0
Summary: TB5fc76dc7 global name 'ListType'
is not defined

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/gui/", line
736, in on_deactivateButton_clicked
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/gui/", line
981, in on_deviceDeactivateButton_clicked
    if != 0:
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/gui/", line
352, in save
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/gui/", line
372, in saveDevices
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/", line 199,
in save
    papconf.delallitem([key, server])
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/conf/", line 218,
in delallitem
    if isinstance(varname, ListType):
NameError: global name 'ListType' is not defined

Local variables in innermost frame:
varname: ['internet', '*']
self: <netconfpkg.conf.ConfPAP.ConfPAP instance at 0x8fb522c>
place: 5

Expected results:

Changes should have got saved
Comment 1 Naresh 2007-09-24 23:15:45 EDT
Here is the proposed solution for this.

[nareshv@fallenangel tmp]$ diff
< #from types import *
> from types import *

OriginalFile:: /usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/conf/

==> Apply the above patch and the neat command stopped crashing.
Comment 2 Harald Hoyer 2007-09-25 00:44:41 EDT

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