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Bug 79457 - neat crashes if host file is misconfigured
neat crashes if host file is misconfigured
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-network (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
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Blocks: 81720
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Reported: 2002-12-11 14:53 EST by Gerald W. Lester
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:48 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-08-05 04:31:12 EDT
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Description Gerald W. Lester 2002-12-11 14:53:50 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20020830

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).

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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.

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Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2003-01-13 09:48:03 EST
please provide the traceback text

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