Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 60329
CTRL + C during dhcp caused init sequence to stop
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:25:48 EDT
Description of Problem:
If you press CTRL + C while fetching a dhcp address, you abort the
whole init process.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure your network card to use dhcp
2. Unplug the network cable
3. Wait until the interface is started; it will hang a bit waiting for the
4. Imagine you're bored, and know that the network cable is out, so you
decide to press CTRL + C
The init sequence seems to stop; X starts immediatly in a state that
eventually locks the computer.
Nothing OR only dhcp probe cancelled
What happens if you install SysVinit-2.84-1 from rawhide?
Fixed by SysVInit from rawhide. CTRL+C gets ignored.