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Bug 234263

Summary: anaconda hangs forever trying to get a dhcp address
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Will Woods <wwoods>
Component: anacondaAssignee: David Cantrell <dcantrell>
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Description Will Woods 2007-03-27 23:47:27 UTC
In anaconda-, when the "Add additional software repositories button"
is clicked, anaconda always tries to fetch a dhcp address, whether the network
interface is configured or not. (see bug #232512).

Even if the device is not configured, the installer then hangs forever while
waiting for a dhcp response.

There should probably be a timeout on waiting for that response.

Comment 1 David Cantrell 2007-03-28 14:54:14 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 232512 ***