Bug 440339 - system-config-network can't handle (distinguish) multiple modems
Summary: system-config-network can't handle (distinguish) multiple modems
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-network
Version: 8
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Harald Hoyer
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-04-02 21:42 UTC by Miroslav Pragl
Modified: 2009-01-09 06:18 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 06:18:47 UTC

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Description Miroslav Pragl 2008-04-02 21:42:50 UTC
Description of problem:
system-config-network can't handle (distinguish) multiple modems, it keeps using
Modem0 in config files for all of them

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

How reproducible:
added two modems (such as /dev/ttyS0 and /dev/ttyUSB0) and created two ppp
connection (each one using different modem). Config files are created with use
of first modem only

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:

/etc/wvdial.conf is one of files to check as well as network scripts

Comment 1 Miroslav Pragl 2008-04-03 09:47:12 UTC
sorry, I was writing my report from different computer:
I had to edit:
- /etc/wvdial.conf (Sections (Modem0] ... [Modem2] were OK but all connections
had "Inherits = Modem0" instead of appropriate one

- /etc/sysconfig/devices/ifcfg<connection_name> (modemport=)


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