Bug 82526 - firstboot: date and time module
firstboot: date and time module
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 82061
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: firstboot (Show other bugs)
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i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
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Reported: 2003-01-22 23:09 EST by Jeff Gardner
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 13:51:20 EST
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Description Jeff Gardner 2003-01-22 23:09:50 EST
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Description of problem:
Right after install, during which no bootloader was configured, I recieved a
request to submit a bug report concerning "firstboot." The d"Date and Time
Module" was unable to complete its mission. No bootloader was configured because
I prefer to put /path/to/phoebe/boot/vmlinuz???? in
/redHat8.0/boot/grub/grub.conf which resides on another partition.
An error message was generated in /root/firstboot.1043287811.31
It is copied below...




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How reproducible:
Didn't try


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Here are the contents of /root/firstboot.1043287811.31

 Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/firstboot/firstbootWindow.py", line 153, in __init__
    vbox, eventbox = module.launch()
  File "/usr/share/firstboot/modules/date.py", line 75, in launch
    self.setupScreen()
  File "/usr/share/firstboot/modules/date.py", line 64, in setupScreen
    self.datePage = date_gui.datePage(self.dateBackend)
  File "/usr/share/redhat-config-date/date_gui.py", line 171, in __init__
    ntpServer = socket.gethostbyaddr(ntpServerIP)[0]
TypeError: gethostbyaddr() argument 1 must be string, not None
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-01-23 00:38:21 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 82061 ***
Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 13:51:20 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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