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Can't save network config after yum update

Arthur Buliva
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Joined: Mar 08, 2006
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Fedora 8; I run a successful yum -y update command. So now I would like to change a few network configurations.

So I run /usr/bin/system-config-network and the dialog pops up.

I then do my changes here and
there but on clicking on "Save", I get a popup claiming that:




Now I have no idea on what to do about that error. Any help will be appreciated.
Tim Holloway
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I love Python stack traces. They make Java stack traces seem positively friendly.

The important message is that your /etc/ppp/pap-secrets file is either missing, invalid, or unreadable (possibly due to security issues).


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