Bug 828610 - Unable to save a network without a defined gateway
Unable to save a network without a defined gateway
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: control-center (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Control Center Maintainer
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Reported: 2012-06-04 22:11 EDT by digimer
Modified: 2013-07-31 18:22 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-07-31 18:21:59 EDT
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Description digimer 2012-06-04 22:11:25 EDT
Description of problem:

While trying to statically assign an interface's IP, you can not save the configuration without a gateway set. It is valid to have a config without a gateway, for example, a second interface used to connect to an internal/private subnet.

Alternatively, or in addition, an interface should be flagable as the default route (DEFROUTE="yes") to ensure that a given interface is used for any traffic leaving the machine.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open control center, choose networking
2. Manually configure an interface. Note that the 'Save' button stays grayed out until a gateway is recorded.
Actual results:

Can't configure without a gateway.

Expected results:

Should be able to configure without a gateway.

Additional info:

Got a "data error" when BZ tried to search for duplicate bugs.
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Comment 2 purpleidea 2013-07-03 18:15:46 EDT
A reasonable bug was reported, and it will now expire and nobody ever looked at it.

Maintainer, please reopen and set to F19.

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