Bug 474649 - system-config-network crashes on start in text mode
system-config-network crashes on start in text mode
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-network (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-12-04 14:01 EST by Dave Ludlow
Modified: 2009-12-18 02:09 EST (History)
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Description Dave Ludlow 2008-12-04 14:01:32 EST
Description of problem:
system-config-network crashes on start in text mode

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

How reproducible:
Every time on this machine - haven't seen it on others.  This machine was recently upgraded from F9 to F10

Steps to Reproduce:
1. unset DISPLAY
2. system-config-network
Actual results:
An unhandled exception has occured.  This is most likely a bug.  Please save the crash dump and file a detailed bug report against system-config-network at https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla
Component: system-config-network
Version: 1.5.93
Summary: TB /usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/NCDevice.py:177:getDialog:TypeError: exceptions must be classes, instances, or strings (deprecated), not NotImplementedType
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/sbin/system-config-network-tui", line 309, in <module>
  File "/usr/sbin/system-config-network-tui", line 287, in main
    if act.runIt(screen):
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/tui/NCPluginDevices.py", line 126, in runIt
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/tui/NCPluginDevices.py", line 39, in setState
    if not hasattr(dev, "getDialog") or not dev.getDialog():
  File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/NCDevice.py", line 177, in getDialog
    raise NotImplemented
TypeError: exceptions must be classes, instances, or strings (deprecated), not NotImplementedType

> /usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/NCDevice.py(177)getDialog()
-> raise NotImplemented

Expected results:
The network configuration stuff should appear.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Felix Schwarz 2008-12-28 07:52:10 EST
duplicate of bug 199246 ? (last exception line is the same)
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-11-18 05:20:22 EST
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-12-18 02:09:36 EST
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