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Bug 74724 - Firstboot asks to register with Red Hat Network even though the networking service was not started at boot.
Firstboot asks to register with Red Hat Network even though the networking se...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 74895
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: firstboot (Show other bugs)
athlon Linux
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
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Reported: 2002-10-01 01:48 EDT by Jesse Keating
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Description Jesse Keating 2002-10-01 01:48:54 EDT
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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 17:03:09 EDT
Agreed.  This is a duplicate of bug 74895

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

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