Description of problem:
After the basic installation of RHEL 6.0 Beta (santiago) the network interface is disabled.
In the basic installation steps it does not ask for any ethernet configuration.
After the installation the "/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0" file contains:
# Broadcom Corporation NetXtreme BCM5754 Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot up the machine
2. run ip l show up
- On basic installation it does not ask for any ethernet information.
- ethernet interface is disabled on boot
etherner interface is active
editing the ifcfg-eth0 file with ONBOOT=yes then it works
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There is/will be a 'Configure Network' button in later anaconda builds for your use.
This is fixed in the next build of anaconda.