Bug 61862 - /usr/bin/neat-control sees no network (neat sees it though)
/usr/bin/neat-control sees no network (neat sees it though)
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-network (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd
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Blocks: 61590
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Reported: 2002-03-25 07:05 EST by Telsa Gwynne
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-03-28 15:38:36 EST
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Description Telsa Gwynne 2002-03-25 07:05:01 EST
Description of Problem:

Selected Network Management Tool in nautilus. It shows no network devices
configured on the system. Repeated from a terminal with /usr/bin/neat-control
and got same result.

/usr/bin/neat works, though, and shows eth0 quite happily.

Comment 1 Trond Eivind Glomsrxd 2002-03-28 15:36:28 EST
Is still still an issue for you? It works for me (and give 0.9.20-1 a try - you
can find it at http://people.redhat.com/teg/neat/)
Comment 2 Ngo Than 2002-04-10 05:13:37 EDT
It's not a bug. neat-control does not run with SUID as neat does. 
If you run neat-control as normal user and your network config files are only readable for  
root, neat-control cannot access them. It's a reason why neat-control cannot list your  

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