Bug 461608 - /sbin/ifup uses uninitialized variables (RHEL 3 U9)
/sbin/ifup uses uninitialized variables (RHEL 3 U9)
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
3.9
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Assigned To: initscripts Maintenance Team
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2008-09-09 09:15 EDT by Carsten Clasohm
Modified: 2008-09-09 10:36 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-09-09 10:36:42 EDT
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Description Carsten Clasohm 2008-09-09 09:15:34 EDT
The problem described in BZ 174336 and 185781 still exists in RHEL 3 U9, with initscripts-7.31.31.EL-1.

As described in those tickets, reconfiguring the network from a "screen" session, and doing this in a screen window other than window 0, you will get a random, small TCP window size set for your default route.

Pretty hard to track down, and easy to fix - by backporting the one-line change from BZ 174336 to RHEL 3.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2008-09-09 10:36:42 EDT
I don't think this fits the RHEL 3 criteria at this point, though. Feel free to raise via the appropriate TAM/PM/etc.

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