Bug 78741 - Command gives python errors
Summary: Command gives python errors
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-network
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Harald Hoyer
QA Contact:
Depends On:
Blocks: 81720
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-28 14:33 UTC by Mike Chambers
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2003-08-11 14:08:12 UTC

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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2003:183 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Updated redhat-config-network package available 2003-08-11 04:00:00 UTC

Description Mike Chambers 2002-11-28 14:33:07 UTC
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Description of problem:
On server installs, the command gives python errors, instead of telling user 
they can't use this command on server systems not running x.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Perform Server install
2.Run redhat-config-network as user or root

Actual Results:  Copying ifcfg-eth0 to devices and putting it into the default 
Copying /etc/hosts to default profile.
Copying /etc/resolv.conf to default profile.
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/sbin/neat", line 100, in ?
    from netconfpkg.gui import *
  File "/usr/sbin/../share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/gui/__init__.py", 
line 30, in ?
    exec cmd
  File "<string>", line 1, in ?
  File "/usr/sbin/../share/redhat-config-
network/netconfpkg/gui/ADSLInterface.py", line 20, in ?
    from netconfpkg.gui.GUI_functions import *
  File "/usr/sbin/../share/redhat-config-
network/netconfpkg/gui/GUI_functions.py", line 2, in ?
    import gtk
  File "/usr/share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/__init__.py", line 19, in ?
RuntimeError: could not open display

Expected Results:  Should give user message that their system isn't setup to 
run this command, or something along those lines

Additional info:

CC'ing Brent Fox as he is aware and wanted bugs filed against each individual 
packages to help track them while they come up with a solution.

Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2002-12-04 11:17:48 UTC
ok, caught exception... thx

Comment 2 Harald Hoyer 2003-01-13 13:41:11 UTC
fixed in version >= 1.1.87

Comment 3 Harald Hoyer 2003-01-13 15:17:49 UTC
new packages to test available at:

Comment 4 Harald Hoyer 2003-08-11 14:08:12 UTC
An errata has been issued which should help the problem described in this bug report. 
This report is therefore being closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen 
this bug report if the solution does not work for you.


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