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Bug 98159 - TB sre.py:143:sub:TypeError: expected string or buffer
TB sre.py:143:sub:TypeError: expected string or buffer
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 88147
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-network (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
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Reported: 2003-06-27 00:06 EDT by John Reiser
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:55 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 13:56:53 EST
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saved crash report via python dialog (693 bytes, text/plain)
2003-06-27 00:08 EDT, John Reiser
no flags Details
saved crash report via python dialog box (2nd try) (693 bytes, text/plain)
2003-06-27 00:08 EDT, John Reiser
no flags Details

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Description John Reiser 2003-06-27 00:06:29 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20030225

Description of problem:
redhat-config-network (graphical; invoked from GNOME panel System Settings >
Network) crashed when clicking Forward on the ISP settings page for a new modem
device (/dev/input/ttyACM0).  eth0 was already configured and active.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. (GNOME panel; as root) System Settings > Network
2. (eth0 already configured and active) New device; Modem; Forward
3. [Warning: no modem found.  It's a hot-plugged USB modem, and
/proc/bus/usb/devices says that it _is_ there.]
4. Select /dev/input/ttyACM0, 115200 baud, hardware flowcontrol, medium modem
volume, use TouchTone;  Forward
5. Enter 3 digit Area Code, 7 digit Phone (xxx yyyy), Provider name (7
characters), User name (19 characters: uuuuuuu@ppppppp.net), 8 character
password; Forward
6. Crash reported via python dialog box.

Actual Results:  crash

Expected Results:  no crash

Additional info:# rpm -qa | grep python
Comment 1 John Reiser 2003-06-27 00:08:07 EDT
Created attachment 92647 [details]
saved crash report via python dialog
Comment 2 John Reiser 2003-06-27 00:08:42 EDT
Created attachment 92648 [details]
saved crash report via python dialog box (2nd try)
Comment 3 John Reiser 2003-06-27 00:44:37 EDT
redhat-config-network-tui  worked well enough to enter ISP settings, but did not
offer all the options (DNS, etc.).  Finally redhat-config-network did allow
editing all parameters for the modem connection.
Comment 4 Harald Hoyer 2003-06-27 05:51:56 EDT
Please try the update from

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 88147 ***
Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 13:56:53 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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