Bug 60329 - CTRL + C during dhcp caused init sequence to stop
Summary: CTRL + C during dhcp caused init sequence to stop
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts   
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Version: 7.3
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-02-25 19:18 UTC by Pedro Miguel Marques Morais
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:25 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-02-26 15:56:40 UTC
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Description Pedro Miguel Marques Morais 2002-02-25 19:18:17 UTC
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):

How Reproducible:

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 
   dhcp reply
4. Imagine you're bored, and know that the network cable is out, so you
   decide to press CTRL + C

Actual Results:

The init sequence seems to stop; X starts immediatly in a state that 
eventually locks the computer.

Expected Results:

Nothing OR only dhcp probe cancelled

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2002-02-26 15:56:35 UTC
What happens if you install SysVinit-2.84-1 from rawhide?

Comment 2 Pedro Miguel Marques Morais 2002-02-27 14:59:45 UTC
Fixed by SysVInit from rawhide. CTRL+C gets ignored.

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