Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 859042
port python-ethtool to libnl-3.x
Last modified: 2016-05-22 19:35:04 EDT
Copied from Debian bug 688173
python-ethtool has a build-dependency on libnl-dev .
libnl-1.x is no longer actively developed  and has been superseded
by libnl-3.x .
Please port python-ethtool to this new version resp. notify upstream to get
One of the major changes in v3 is that the library was split into
several smaller libraries. You can find a developer' guide and
API documentation for each library at .
Per discussion with David Sommerseth assigning directly to him.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 19 development cycle.
Changing version to '19'.
(As we did not run this process for some time, it could affect also pre-Fedora 19 development
cycle bugs. We are very sorry. It will help us with cleanup during Fedora 19 End Of Life. Thank you.)
More information and reason for this action is here:
Ping what is status of this bug?
Raising priority as libnl-1.x should be removed really soon.
I've build new packages for Fedora 19, 20 and Rawhide:
* Fedora Rawhide/21:
* Fedora 20:
* Fedora 19:
These builds should be fairly stable and quick testing didn't reveal anything critical. Please test! I will push them out as updates soonish too.
python-ethtool-0.9-2.fc19 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 19.
python-ethtool-0.9-2.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
python-ethtool-0.10-1.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 20 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing python-ethtool-0.10-1.fc20'
as soon as you are able to.
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python-ethtool-0.10-1.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
python-ethtool-0.9-2.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.