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Bug 4542 - Some interfaces brought up by mistake at boot time
Summary: Some interfaces brought up by mistake at boot time
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts
Version: 6.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Lawrence
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-08-16 09:21 UTC by tcc1000
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-08-21 22:40:35 UTC

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Description tcc1000 1999-08-16 09:21:06 UTC
Package: initscripts-4.16-1

The file /etc/rc.d/init.d/network does not work correctly
(i.e. the interface is brought up) if the file
where XXX# is ppp0, for example, if that file contains:
as opposed to

I believe the former syntax may have been used in the
modemtool from the old control-panel. This could be fixed by
changing the regular expression looking for this.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-08-21 22:40:59 UTC
fixed in latest initscripts, which will be in next Raw Hide
release. (4.32-2)

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