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Bug 77092

Summary: redhat-config-network dies when left open too long
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: bjl
Component: rhplAssignee: Harald Hoyer <harald>
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Description bjl 2002-11-01 02:23:05 UTC
Description of Problem:
The "redhat-config-network" utility will crash when left open for an extended
period of time.  The given error is "too many open files".  Network connectivity
is unaffected.

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How Reproducible:
Open "redhat-config-network".  Leave it open for approximately 45-60 minutes. 
Eventually the application will crash.

There's probably a file.close() call missing in the Python code, somewhere.

Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2002-11-04 12:46:03 UTC
fixed in >= rhpl-0.54-1
there will be a bugfix errata

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 74989 ***