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Bug 77690 - Loosing init string in Network Configuration Tool when string contains an equals sign
Loosing init string in Network Configuration Tool when string contains an equ...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 81371
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-network (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2002-11-12 00:04 EST by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:48 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 13:50:08 EST
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Description Need Real Name 2002-11-12 00:04:10 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.79 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.18-3 i686)

Description of problem:
Network Configuration fails to parse Init3 strings which contain an equals sign
- sets the initialization string to zero length instead

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Gnome (icon)... Programs... System... Network Configuration
2.Add... Modem Connection... Next
3.Phone Number: 123, Provider Name: 123, Login Name: 123, Password: 123  Next...
4.Choose 123, Edit... Advanced(tab)
5.Set Initialization String: AT+CGDCONT   OK... Apply... Close
6.Repeat step 1
7.Select device 123   Edit... Advanced(tab)
8.Verify Initialization String is okay
9.Open /etc/wvdial.conf in your favourite editor
10.Locate section [Dialer 123]
11.Locate entry Init3
12.Append "=1"
13.Save file, and close
14.Repeat steps 1 and 7
15.Verify that the Initialization string is now blank (=bug)

Actual Results:  Initialization string blank

Expected Results:  Initialization string should read AT+CGDCONT=1

Additional info:

There seems to be bug associated with
/usr/share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/NCDialup.py in the way that it
handles the Init3 string.
Comment 1 Phil Knirsch 2003-02-07 07:48:26 EST
Reassigning to correct component.

Read ya, Phil
Comment 2 Harald Hoyer 2003-02-07 07:50:43 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 81371 ***
Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 13:50:08 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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