Bug 81821 - Static route files do not accept comment or empty lines
Summary: Static route files do not accept comment or empty lines
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 154353
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
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Version: 9
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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Reported: 2003-01-14 09:54 UTC by Jos Vos
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:33 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-30 18:26:27 UTC
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Description Jos Vos 2003-01-14 09:54:26 UTC
Description of problem (initscripts-7.00-1):
The /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/route-* files do not allow comment lines or
empty lines (the old static-routes file did), which is very handy to have, be
able to temporarily disable routes etc. Could support for this (pretty easy, let
me know if you want a patch ;-)) please be added?

Comment 1 Seth Vidal 2003-02-27 22:08:10 UTC
I noticed the same thing. Would be really handy.

Just like with what was added to the iptables initscript.





Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2005-09-30 18:26:27 UTC
This was fixed shortly before FC4.


*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 154353 ***


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