Bug 74724 - Firstboot asks to register with Red Hat Network even though the networking service was not started at boot.
Summary: Firstboot asks to register with Red Hat Network even though the networking se...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 74895
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: firstboot (Show other bugs)
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Version: 8.0
Hardware: athlon Linux
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Assignee: Brent Fox
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Reported: 2002-10-01 05:48 UTC by Jesse Keating
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-10-01 05:49:00 UTC
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Description Jesse Keating 2002-10-01 05:48:54 UTC
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Description of problem:
Red Hat installer did not detect my network hardware, and I was not given the
opportunity to configure my network.  firstboot ran and asked to register with
RHN, which is impossible without a configured network.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Install Red Hat Linux 8.0 without network hardware.
2.  Boot Red Hat Linux 8.0 and let "firstboot" run.
3.  Try to register with RHN.

Actual Results:  Unable to register with RHN because the network was not configured.

Expected Results:  RHN registration should not be displayed unless network is

Additional info:

Comment 1 Brent Fox 2002-10-14 21:03:09 UTC
Agreed.  This is a duplicate of bug 74895

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 74895 ***

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