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Bug 379577 - sys-apps/openrc-0.8.3-r1: "null" is printed when starting a network interface
Summary: sys-apps/openrc-0.8.3-r1: "null" is printed when starting a network interface
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Hosted Projects
Classification: Unclassified
Component: OpenRC (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal trivial (vote)
Assignee: OpenRC Team
Whiteboard: openrc:oldnet
Depends on:
Blocks: 374183
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Reported: 2011-08-17 13:56 UTC by Yun Zheng Hu
Modified: 2013-04-25 23:08 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

do not print "null" or "noop" (net.lo.patch,333 bytes, patch)
2011-08-17 13:57 UTC, Yun Zheng Hu
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Description Yun Zheng Hu 2011-08-17 13:56:48 UTC
When you have configured a network interface with config_eth0="null" it is printed when starting the network interface.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. configure a network interface with "null" in /etc/conf.d/net, eg:


2. /etc/init.d/net.eth0 restart
3. "null" is printed (ebegin null)

Actual Results:  
"null" is printed when starting the interface

Expected Results:  
it should not print "null"
Comment 1 Yun Zheng Hu 2011-08-17 13:57:18 UTC
Created attachment 283669 [details, diff]
do not print "null" or "noop"
Comment 2 William Hubbs gentoo-dev 2011-08-20 19:21:26 UTC
A slightly modified version of this patch was added as commit a029dee
and will be included in openrc-0.8.4.