Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 524241
ethtool: typo in "speed 10000" command line parsing
Last modified: 2014-08-31 19:29:17 EDT
Description of problem:
It prevents setting speed to 10000 ... Here's the patch:
--- ethtool.c 2007-07-26 19:22:06.000000000 +0200
+++ ethtool.c.new 2009-09-18 10:33:17.841224000 +0200
@@ -524,7 +524,7 @@
speed_wanted = SPEED_1000;
else if (!strcmp(argp[i], "2500"))
speed_wanted = SPEED_2500;
- else if (!strcmp(argp, "10000"))
+ else if (!strcmp(argp[i], "10000"))
speed_wanted = SPEED_10000;
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. sudo ethtool -s eth1 speed 10000
print ethool usage
setting the iface speed to 10000
Also reported here: http://email@example.com/msg58263.html
The fix for this is included in the patch for #529395
*** Bug 484168 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
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I guess I won't be able to test the fix:
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Not my case, sorry, only CentOS here, and I'm not sure there's a CentOS 5.5 Beta out there ...
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