Bug 843557 - ip link add failed on RHEL5.9
ip link add failed on RHEL5.9
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: iproute (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
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Assigned To: Petr Šabata
BaseOS QE Security Team
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Reported: 2012-07-26 11:35 EDT by Weibing Zhang
Modified: 2013-04-02 21:03 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-03-05 11:45:30 EST
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Description Weibing Zhang 2012-07-26 11:35:39 EDT
Description of problem:
ip link add failed on RHEL5.9

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run "ip link add" to add vlan interface.
Actual results:
[root@intel-s3ea2-02 ~]# ip link add 
Command "add" is unknown, try "ip link help".

Expected results:
ip link add works

Additional info:
Comment 1 Petr Šabata 2012-07-30 10:03:45 EDT
Please read the manual (or the suggested 'ip link help') for how to use the utility.  Simple 'ip link add' isn't enough.

I understand the error message is confusing.
Comment 2 Petr Šabata 2013-03-05 11:45:30 EST
Closing as NOTABUG.

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