Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 74724
Firstboot asks to register with Red Hat Network even though the networking service was not started at boot.
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:04 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.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
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
Agreed. This is a duplicate of bug 74895
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 74895 ***