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Bug 157718 - broadcom bcm5788 ethernet fail to grab IP at bootup
Summary: broadcom bcm5788 ethernet fail to grab IP at bootup
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 157782
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dhcp
Version: 3
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jason Vas Dias
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 2005-05-14 01:31 UTC by kmhui
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 19:08:20 UTC

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Description kmhui 2005-05-14 01:31:29 UTC
Description of problem:
Broadcom BCM5788 Gigabit Extreme ethernet fails to grab IP from DHCP during
bootup on kernel-2.6.11-1.14_FC3. However, once logon, I am able to manually
activate the network using /sbin/dhclient command.
There is previously no issue with kernel-2.6.9-1.667.  

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

How reproducible:
boot up

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:
Fail to grab IP from DHCP during bootup.

Expected results:
Grab IP from DHCP during bootup.

Additional info:
I installed the broadcom driver bcm5700 but it doesn't solve the problem.

Comment 1 Jason Vas Dias 2005-05-17 15:04:14 UTC
This bug would appear to be a duplicate of bug 157872. 

Do you have SELinux enabled ?

Please follow the instructions in that bug for gathering 
debug information. 

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 157782 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 19:08:20 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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