Bug 719101 - "network" init script falsely reports failure
Summary: "network" init script falsely reports failure
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts
Version: 15
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-07-05 19:03 UTC by Philip Prindeville
Modified: 2014-03-17 03:28 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-08-07 17:29:45 UTC

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Description Philip Prindeville 2011-07-05 19:03:03 UTC
Description of problem:

The "network" service always reports failure, even when it succeeds

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


How reproducible:

Disable NetworkManager. Enable network service. Reboot.

# systemctl status network.service
network.service - LSB: Bring up/down networking
	  Loaded: loaded (/etc/rc.d/init.d/network)
	  Active: failed since Tue, 05 Jul 2011 12:45:41 -0600; 1min 46s ago
	 Process: 1823 ExecStart=/etc/rc.d/init.d/network start (code=exited, status=1/FAILURE)
	  CGroup: name=systemd:/system/network.service
		  └ 1167 /sbin/dhclient -1 -q -cf /etc/dhcp/dhclient-p6p1.c...
# ps -ef | grep dhclient
root      1167     1  0 12:43 ?        00:00:00 /sbin/dhclient -1 -q -cf /etc/dhcp/dhclient-p6p1.conf -lf /var/lib/dhclient/dhclient-p6p1.leases -pf /var/run/dhclient-p6p1.pid p6p1

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:

Reports failure (even though successful).

Expected results:

Reports success.

Additional info:

hostname returns the value in DNS, but this isn't the case for NetworkManager

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