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Bug 613803 - ip / ifconfig appears to not work in single-user mode
ip / ifconfig appears to not work in single-user mode
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 585053
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-07-12 16:46 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2014-03-16 23:24 EDT (History)
9 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-07-13 12:32:03 EDT
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Description Need Real Name 2010-07-12 16:46:20 EDT
1. Boot into runlevel 1
2. Edit /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0, and change NM_CONTROLLED=yes to NM_CONTROLLED=no
3. /etc/init.d/networking restart
4. ifconfig

(no output)

5. ifconfig -a

(no output)

6. ping

(I get output)

7. ip addr

(no output)

Something is going wrong here... same as if I run with ifup eth0
Comment 1 Jiri Popelka 2010-07-13 08:12:46 EDT
Steps to reproduce:

1. telinit 1

2. 'ip a' or 'ifconfig -a'
(no output)

3. setenforce 0

4. 'ip a' or 'ifconfig -a'
(work as expected)
Comment 2 Daniel Walsh 2010-07-13 08:31:36 EDT
This is a known problem, which we are changing by forcing the running of sulogin.

If you execute sulogin, the terminals will work correctly.

Or you can do a little trick by executing

ip a | cat
Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2010-07-13 12:32:03 EDT
Actually, we're not forcing sulogin, but we're putting another command in between so policy can work.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 585053 ***

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