Bug 76934 - Network configuration crash (modem)
Network configuration crash (modem)
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 77725
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-network (Show other bugs)
8.0
i586 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
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Reported: 2002-10-29 14:09 EST by Mike Hughes
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-11-04 07:48:34 EST
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Description Mike Hughes 2002-10-29 14:09:24 EST
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Description of problem:
Network configuration crashes on "Apply" if a modem connection has been set up
with a password containing an internal space/blank.  It saves correctly on the
first "add" but will not edit, delete or add another connection after that. 
Problem is with /etc/ppp/pap-secrets file.  Deleting this file clears the
problem.  Dump indicates "end-quote not found"

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Set up modem (ppp) connection with password containing space such as "pass
word".  Save and exit program.
2. Re-enter Network Configuration and edit the previously created connection.
Click "Apply" on outer dialog.
3.
	

Actual Results:  Program crashes when "Apply" is clicked.  Changes are not
saved.  Files are corrupted so that connection is inoperable.

Additional info:

Dump indicates "close quote not found" in /etc/ppp/pap-secrets.  Deleting this
file clears the problem and allows the connection to be rebuilt.
Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2002-11-13 09:24:46 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 77725 ***

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