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Bug 81821 - Static route files do not accept comment or empty lines
Static route files do not accept comment or empty lines
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 154353
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2003-01-14 04:54 EST by Jos Vos
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:33 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-30 14:26:27 EDT
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Description Jos Vos 2003-01-14 04:54:26 EST
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 17:08:10 EST
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 14:26:27 EDT
This was fixed shortly before FC4.

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

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