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Bug 82207 - eth0 [failed] Missing package?
Summary: eth0 [failed] Missing package?
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: dhcpcd
Version: phoebe
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Elliot Lee
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-01-19 21:24 UTC by John J. Germs
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-01-29 13:43:30 UTC

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Description John J. Germs 2003-01-19 21:24:05 UTC
Description of problem:
When compiling a kernel from source eth0 fails on startup.
After looking around the system I realized the dhcpcd package
is missing.

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

How reproducible:
Compile a custom kernel from source (used 2.4.21-pre3)
boot the PC
eth0 fails
install package dhcpcd (redhat 7.3)
eth0 passes

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:

Install of phoebe was from scratch (not an upgrade)
Realtek 8139 onboard NIC

Comment 1 Elliot Lee 2003-01-29 13:43:30 UTC
dhclient is the DHCP client.

I would guess that the problem is related to your custom kernel. Please make sure to 
revert to a stock environment for reproducing any future bugs.

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