Bug 89537 - Redhat Network Configuration Tool crashes whenever I attempt to change the value of a device setting.
Summary: Redhat Network Configuration Tool crashes whenever I attempt to change the va...
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: redhat-config-network
Version: 2.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Harald Hoyer
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-04-23 23:37 UTC by Chris Payne
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:06 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2004-06-04 09:54:02 UTC

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Description Chris Payne 2003-04-23 23:37:09 UTC
Description of problem:
Whenever I change a value or setting using Redhat Network Configuration Tool 
and click "apply" or "close" the tool returns an exception report.

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

How reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Launch Network Config Tool
2.Change a setting
3.Click apply
Actual results:
The program did not apply the changes and save them.

Expected results:
New settings should have been applied and saved.

Additional info:
Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/usr/sbin/neat", line 1210, in ?
  File "/usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/gtk.py", line 2608, in mainloop
  File "/usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/libglade.py", line 28, in __call__
    ret = apply(self.func, a)
  File "/usr/sbin/neat", line 392, in on_applyButton_clicked
  File "/usr/sbin/neat", line 271, in save
  File "/usr/sbin/neat", line 283, in saveHardware
  File "/usr/sbin/../share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/NCHardwareList.py", 
line 276, in save
  File "/usr/sbin/../share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/Conf.py", line 981, 
in write
    self[key] = self.vars[key]
  File "/usr/sbin/../share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/Conf.py", line 936, 
in __setitem__
    replace = key + ' ' + varname + ' ' + endofline
TypeError: illegal argument type for built-in operation

Local variables in innermost frame:
endofline: None
value: {'alias': None}
self: <netconfpkg.NCHardwareList.MyConfModules instance at 845d708>
varname: eth1
missing: 1
key: alias
place: 0
findexp: [	 ]*alias[	 ]+eth1[	 ]+

Comment 1 David Lawrence 2003-04-28 18:09:53 UTC
Changing product and component so proper developer will see this bug report.

Comment 2 Harald Hoyer 2003-04-29 08:25:43 UTC
can you please attach your modules.conf?

Comment 3 Harald Hoyer 2003-07-29 09:26:59 UTC

Comment 4 jacob liberman 2004-01-08 17:58:04 UTC
I would like to be cc'd on this bug. I have seen several people with 
this same traceback error and I would be happy to provide any 
required information. Thanks, Jacob

Comment 5 Harald Hoyer 2004-06-04 09:54:02 UTC
Closing due to inactivity. Reopen, if the problem is still existing.

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