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Bug #27504

Network/interfaces/interfaces-form; NewGUI; Confusion with the IPv4 field.

Added by Aaron St. John almost 3 years ago. Updated over 2 years ago.

Status:
Done
Priority:
Expected
Assignee:
ChenTao Wang
Category:
GUI (new)
Severity:
New
Reason for Closing:
Reason for Blocked:
Needs QA:
No
Needs Doc:
Yes
Needs Merging:
Yes
Needs Automation:
No
Support Suite Ticket:
n/a
Hardware Configuration:

N/A

ChangeLog Required:
No

Description

Upon investigation it seems like the IPv4 field can take both IPv4 and IPv6 addresses. This may be confusing to users.
Also, in the new GUI there is no "Auto Configure IPv6" checkbox, no "IPv6 address" field, and no "IPv6 prefix length" drop down menu".
See attached screenshots.

oldGUI_add_interface.png (77.9 KB) oldGUI_add_interface.png OldGUI Aaron St. John, 12/29/2017 09:12 AM
newGUI_network_interfaces_add_IPv4field.png (25 KB) newGUI_network_interfaces_add_IPv4field.png NewGUI Aaron St. John, 12/29/2017 09:14 AM
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History

#1 Updated by Dru Lavigne almost 3 years ago

  • Status changed from Untriaged to Unscreened
  • Assignee changed from Release Council to Erin Clark

#2 Updated by Erin Clark almost 3 years ago

  • Status changed from Unscreened to Screened

#3 Updated by Erin Clark almost 3 years ago

  • Assignee changed from Erin Clark to ChenTao Wang
  • Priority changed from No priority to Expected

#4 Updated by ChenTao Wang almost 3 years ago

  • Status changed from Screened to Fix In Progress

#5 Updated by ChenTao Wang almost 3 years ago

  • Status changed from Fix In Progress to Needs Developer Review

#6 Updated by Dru Lavigne almost 3 years ago

  • Assignee changed from ChenTao Wang to Lola Yang

#7 Updated by Dru Lavigne over 2 years ago

  • Status changed from Needs Developer Review to In Progress
  • Assignee changed from Lola Yang to ChenTao Wang

Chen: that branch is out of date.

#8 Updated by ChenTao Wang over 2 years ago

#9 Updated by ChenTao Wang over 2 years ago

  • Status changed from In Progress to 15

#10 Updated by Dru Lavigne over 2 years ago

  • Status changed from 15 to Closed

#11 Updated by Dru Lavigne over 2 years ago

  • Status changed from Closed to Done

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