Ticket #16764 (closed enhancement: fixed)

Opened 18 months ago

Last modified 16 months ago

Remove net-tools rpm dependency for Fedora rpms

Reported by: vascom Owned by:
Priority: major Component: network/hostif
Version: VirtualBox 5.1.22 Keywords: net-tools
Cc: Guest type: other
Host type: Linux


As net-tools deprecated can you remove it from rpm dependencies for Fedora rpms? Use iproute and its functionality instead.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 18 months ago by frank

Confirmed. /sbin/ifconfig is currently used in VBoxNetAdpCtl. We need to change that.

comment:2 Changed 16 months ago by frank

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed

Fix is part of 5.1.24. See #16911 for a regression caused by change.

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