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Re: After install, unhandled exception trying to eject cdrom?



On Thu, 2 Apr 2009, James Laska wrote:

> On Wed, 2009-04-01 at 16:40 -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote:

> >   what was annoying was that i was then given the chance to file
> > that bug with bugzilla, even though i was not connected to the
> > net.  would it not make more sense to bypass the bugzilla offer if
> > you have no network interface?
>
> Good point, do you recall that if you selected "Save to Bugzilla" if
> it prompted to enable networking?  That would be my expectation, if
> it doesn't ... that's definitely bugzilla worthy.

  i have to admit, i don't remember at this point.  what i do remember
is a (sort of) similar issue when the install process demanded that i
have a network interface before i needed one, and hung waiting for it,
and there was no way of telling it to just give up and move on.

  vaguely, i might have had the same problem at that bugzilla point.
even though i wasn't on the net, i asked to file that bug with
bugzilla, a dialog box popped up asking me to configure eth0, at which
point i *believe* i wanted to just say, "never mind, i'm not on the
net, forget the whole thing," but i think it was too late and i wasn't
allowed to back out.

  i'm typing this from memory, so i might be wrong.  so the question
is, if you opt to file a bugzilla report, and you're asked to
configure eth0 to permit that, is there a way to change your mind?

rday
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