Fresh install, no network

net acbk at
Mon Nov 1 12:35:56 UTC 2010

On Sun, 31 Oct 2010 19:16:28 -0430
"Patrick O'Callaghan" <pocallaghan at> wrote:

> I just did a fresh install of F14-RC1 (i.e. the gold version, x86_64)
> with default options and have no network. My F13 system on the same
> h/w and net had no problems. This is a bog-standard wired Ethernet
> using DHCP to a Belkin hub. The net itself is fine as other machines
> can connect, but F14 is dead. The "Edit Connections" dialogue is
> completely normal, IPv4, DHCP for everything etc.
> The LAN interface is an onboard Intel e1000. The kernel module is
> loaded. Running "ifup eth0" (after "ifdown") times out after 90
> seconds.
> Attempting to run nm-applet gives a mysterious message about "Could
> not get the session bus". It then dumps core.
> This is about as uncomplicated a setup as it's possible to imagine,
> and yet it doesn't work out of the box. Suggestions would be welcome.
> poc
> PS Sending from my F13 netbook on the exact same network.

I have the same problem, only slightly different system.
Interesting may be that dmesg |grep eth0 comes up with
"no ipv6 routers found"
Googling gave no insight.
Is this a kernel error message?

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