Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 490998
Last modified: 2009-12-18 04:03:28 EST
Description of problem:
Netmask is saved with same value as the gateway address when setting static IP addresses using redhat-config-network
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. start network configuration tool
2. try to set static IP address
3. Set you static IP information
4. save you config
5. restart you network config tool
6. look at the information you entered, netmask value is now the same value as the Gateway IP
Network doesn't work, without manualy setting the netmask with ifconfig eth0 xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx netmask xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
saving the netmask correctly
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