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Old 02-25-2004, 09:34 AM   #1
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network config error

getting the following error and do not know what to do, please help.

eth0 has an alias to module e100 in modules.conf, instead of currently loaded module orinoco_cs!

Here is the Exception that it generated:

Component: redhat-config-network
Version: 1.2.0
Summary: TB /usr/src/build/228093-i386/install/usr/lib/python2.2/ expected string or buffer
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/sbin/internet-druid", line 149, in ?
interface = NewInterfaceDialog()
File "/usr/src/build/226257-noarch/install/usr/share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/gui/", line 87, in __init__
File "/usr/src/build/226257-noarch/install/usr/share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/gui/", line 41, in __init__
File "/usr/src/build/226257-noarch/install/usr/share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/", line 210, in getDeviceList
File "/usr/src/build/226257-noarch/install/usr/share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/", line 117, in load
File "/usr/src/build/226257-noarch/install/usr/share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/plugins/", line 34, in load
File "/usr/src/build/226257-noarch/install/usr/share/redhat-config-network/netconfpkg/", line 52, in load
File "/usr/src/build/228093-i386/install/usr/lib/python2.2/", line 137, in search
return _compile(pattern, flags).search(string)
TypeError: expected string or buffer

Local variables in innermost frame:
pattern: ^s:
flags: 0
string: None
Old 02-26-2004, 03:36 AM   #2
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What is the status of your network card eth0? is it up?

Try using "netconfig".....
Old 02-26-2004, 09:25 AM   #3
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that worked. thank you very much.


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