Bug 65185 - TB Conf.py:258:read Conf.FileMissing: /etc/wvdial.conf does not exist.
TB Conf.py:258:read Conf.FileMissing: /etc/wvdial.conf does not exist.
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-network (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
medium Severity low
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
: 65102 66229 68761 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: rcn-7.3
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Reported: 2002-05-19 14:42 EDT by corby_rh
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2002-07-17 06:58:26 EDT
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neat traceback (1.69 KB, text/plain)
2002-05-19 14:43 EDT, corby_rh
no flags Details

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Description corby_rh 2002-05-19 14:42:09 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0rc1) Gecko/20020417

Description of problem:
I haven't installed ppp and wvdial and so I don't have a wvdial.conf file.  neat
depends on this file existing when I click "edit" for my real or my virtual
ethernet connection.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Make sure you don't have a /etc/wvdial.conf file
2.Start neat
3.Select an ethernet interface and click "edit"

Actual Results:  I got a traceback (attached)

Expected Results:  neat should have permitted editing of the ethernet interface.

Additional info:

As a workaround, touch(1) the /etc/wvdial.conf file and neat no longer complains.
Comment 1 corby_rh 2002-05-19 14:43:17 EDT
Created attachment 57910 [details]
neat traceback
Comment 2 Harald Hoyer 2002-06-26 08:37:38 EDT
*** Bug 66229 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Harald Hoyer 2002-06-26 10:32:23 EDT
*** Bug 65102 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 4 Harald Hoyer 2002-06-26 12:09:39 EDT
fixed in CVS
Comment 5 Harald Hoyer 2002-07-17 06:58:21 EDT
*** Bug 68761 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 6 Harald Hoyer 2002-10-23 05:56:20 EDT
first beta of erratum is available at:

Most of the bugs reported have been removed, but as in every software change,
there could be new bugs introduced.

Please report bugs against this with explicitly stating the 1.0.1 version... Thx
and please test.
Comment 7 John Flanagan 2003-02-14 16:04:16 EST
An errata 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
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen 
this bug report if the solution does not work for you.


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