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Bug 81471 - /etc/init.d/network status reports "active" for inactive devices
Summary: /etc/init.d/network status reports "active" for inactive devices
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts
Version: phoebe
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
Blocks: 79579
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-01-09 19:51 UTC by Miloslav Trmac
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:33 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-01-14 03:38:18 UTC

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Description Miloslav Trmac 2003-01-09 19:51:48 UTC
Steps to Reproduce:
1.During installation, chose NOT to start eth0 (rtl8139) at boot
2./etc/init.d/network status
Actual results:
eth0 is listed among active devices

Additional info:
/sbin/ip -o link show shows even inactive devices:
1: lo: <LOOPBACK, UP> ...
2: eth0: <BROADCAST, MULTICAST> ..... [not UP ]

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-01-14 03:38:18 UTC
fixed in 7.03-1, thanks!

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