Bug 79457 - neat crashes if host file is misconfigured
Summary: neat crashes if host file is misconfigured
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-network
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Harald Hoyer
QA Contact:
Depends On:
Blocks: 81720
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-12-11 19:53 UTC by Gerald W. Lester
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:48 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-08-05 08:31:12 UTC

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Description Gerald W. Lester 2002-12-11 19:53:50 UTC
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Description of problem:
If an IP address occurs twice in the host file or if a name is associated with
two different IP address, neat dies when attempting to save a configuration
(even if the host file was not touched).

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Duplicate a line in /etc/hosts
2.Change the names on the line
3.Start redhat-configure-network
4.Change which devices are in the profile
5.Press "Apply"

Actual Results:  Neat gives a Python stack trace.

Expected Results:  Changes to be applied.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2003-01-13 14:48:03 UTC
please provide the traceback text

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