Bug 471621 - system-config-network - invalid static IP settings saved - router saved as netmask
system-config-network - invalid static IP settings saved - router saved as ne...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 469434
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-network (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-11-14 12:52 EST by Jeremy Huddleston
Modified: 2008-11-28 06:43 EST (History)
6 users (show)

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Description Jeremy Huddleston 2008-11-14 12:52:16 EST
Description of problem:


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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. system-config-network
2. edit eth0
3. in general tab, select 'staticly assigned ip'
4. enter:
5. click ok
6. click edit again to reopen the window you just closed

Actual results:

netmask is

Expected results:

netmask is the value you entered:

Additional info:

This is probably trivial to fix...
Comment 1 Pavel Lisý 2008-11-17 04:17:01 EST
I can confirm it. It impossible set network configuration correctly.
Comment 2 Ronald Warsow 2008-11-18 11:30:43 EST
additional (F10 on a i386 box) if I set MTU AND save this setting I see this:

Component: system-config-network
Version: 1.5.93
Summary: TB334155f4 ConfShellVar.py:66:__setitem__:TypeError: expected string or buffer

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/gui/maindialog.py", line 829, in on_applyButton_clicked
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/gui/maindialog.py", line 411, in save
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/gui/maindialog.py", line 431, in saveDevices
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/NCDeviceList.py", line 238, in save
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/NCDevice.py", line 413, in save
    conf[confkey] = getattr(self, selfkey)
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/conf/ConfShellVar.py", line 66, in __setitem__
    if self.quotereg.search(value):
TypeError: expected string or buffer

Local variables in innermost frame:
varname: MTU
self: <netconfpkg.NCDevice.ConfDevice instance at 0x8d5d4ac>
place: 15
value: 1460
missing: 1
Comment 3 Deependra Singh Shekhawat 2008-11-19 09:56:11 EST

I am also seeing this weird behaviour. I have to use NetworkManager because of this bug.

Thanks and any inputs if needed please ask and will be provided.
Comment 4 Trevin Beattie 2008-11-19 23:26:26 EST
Looks like a duplicate of bug #469434.
Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 00:23:10 EST
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.

More information and reason for this action is here:
Comment 6 Jiri Moskovcak 2008-11-28 06:43:20 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 469434 ***

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