Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 617565
Update of iputils starts rdisc, breaking network connectivity
Last modified: 2014-11-09 17:33:23 EST
This bug has been copied from bug #519124 and has been proposed
to be backported to 4.8 z-stream (EUS).
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Updating the iputils utilities set used to cause the rdisc (network router discovery daemon) to restart, which in some cases could break the network connectivity. With this update, the rdisc daemon is only restarted if it was running before the update was initiated.
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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