Debian Bug report logs - #488250
gnome-network-admin: doesn't add auto line

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Package: gnome-network-admin; Maintainer for gnome-network-admin is (unknown);

Reported by: James Westby <>

Date: Fri, 27 Jun 2008 11:03:02 UTC

Severity: normal

Tags: patch

Found in version gnome-system-tools/2.22.0-1

Fixed in version gnome-system-tools/2.22.0-3

Done: Josselin Mouette <>

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Report forwarded to, Jose Carlos Garcia Sogo <>:
Bug#488250; Package gnome-network-admin. Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: James Westby <>
Subject: gnome-network-admin: doesn't add auto line
Date: Fri, 27 Jun 2008 12:03:38 +0100
[Message part 1 (text/plain, inline)]
Package: gnome-network-admin
Version: 2.22.0-1
Severity: normal
Tags: patch
Usertags: origin-ubuntu intrepid ubuntu-devel


In some situations network-admin doesn't add an "auto" line to
/etc/network/interfaces. Please see


for all the details.

Attached is a patch plucked from svn to fix this issue. Please
consider applying it.



[90_from_svn_correctly_configure_interface.patch (text/x-patch, attachment)]

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Bug acknowledged by developer. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #10 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Josselin Mouette <>
Subject: Bug#488250: fixed in gnome-system-tools 2.22.0-3
Date: Thu, 18 Sep 2008 14:32:04 +0000
Source: gnome-system-tools
Source-Version: 2.22.0-3

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
gnome-system-tools, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to pool/main/g/gnome-system-tools/gnome-network-admin_2.22.0-3_amd64.deb
  to pool/main/g/gnome-system-tools/gnome-system-tools_2.22.0-3.diff.gz
  to pool/main/g/gnome-system-tools/gnome-system-tools_2.22.0-3.dsc
  to pool/main/g/gnome-system-tools/gnome-system-tools_2.22.0-3_amd64.deb

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

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Josselin Mouette <> (supplier of updated gnome-system-tools package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Thu, 18 Sep 2008 16:06:24 +0200
Source: gnome-system-tools
Binary: gnome-system-tools gnome-network-admin
Architecture: source amd64
Version: 2.22.0-3
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Jose Carlos Garcia Sogo <>
Changed-By: Josselin Mouette <>
 gnome-network-admin - GNOME Network Administration Tool
 gnome-system-tools - Cross-platform configuration utilities for GNOME
Closes: 488250 488255 492355 492653
 gnome-system-tools (2.22.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
   [ Emilio Pozuelo Monfort ]
   * debian/
     - Improve gnome-system-tools' description. Thanks to James Westby.
       Closes: #488255.
   [ Josselin Mouette ]
   * 61_network_auto.patch: patch from Ubuntu/upstream to add "auto" line
     in /etc/network/interfaces when needed. Closes: #488250.
   * 62_postgresql.patch: add postgresql-8.3 to supported databases.
     Closes: #492355.
   * 63_hosts_crash.patch: fix a crash when editing a host.
     Closes: #492653.
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