Bug 77795 - ifconfig(8) man page references a broken link
Summary: ifconfig(8) man page references a broken link
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: net-tools
Version: 8.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Radek Vokál
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
URL: http://cesdis.gsfc.nasa.gov/linux/mis...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-13 18:44 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2005-10-31 22:00 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-08-30 10:39:02 UTC

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Description Need Real Name 2002-11-13 18:44:36 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.1) Gecko/20020826

Description of problem:
The man page for ifconfig(8) has a notes section which lists a url:


Going to this page gives a 404 error, either change given url or ask webmaster
to fix link.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. man 8 ifconfig
2. put url(http://cesdis.gsfc.nasa.gov/linux/misc/irq-conflict.html), in notes
section into any browser
3. 404 - page not found error

Actual Results:  404 - page not found error.

Expected Results:  A page reguarding ethernet cards and irq conflicts is
supposed to load.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Michael Lee Yohe 2002-11-13 20:20:14 UTC
Confirming - though its priority should be "low".

Comment 2 Eido Inoue 2003-08-28 20:11:47 UTC
reassigning to package owner, net-tools

Comment 3 Radek Vokál 2004-08-30 10:39:02 UTC
New adress is http://www.scyld.com/pci_irq.html , fixed in net-tools-1.60

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