Bug 709151

Summary: Cobbler still uses dhcp server init script
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Sergio Jimenez <tripledes>
Component: cobblerAssignee: James C. <jimi>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 15CC: alan, awood, dgoodwin, kparal, LinuxSneaker, shenson, vanmeeuwen+fedora
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dummy /etc/init.d/dhcpd that invokes /bin/systemctl none

Description Sergio Jimenez 2011-05-30 16:42:12 EDT
Description of problem:
When managing dhcp server from cobbler, it tries to restart the service using the old sysv script (/etc/rc.d/init.d/dhcp) which is no longer installed with dhcp-4.2.1-9.P1.fc15.

This makes cobbler synchronization to fail. 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
cobbler-2.0.11-2.fc15.noarch

How reproducible:
cobbler sync

Steps to Reproduce:
1. configure cobbler to manage dhcp
2. cobbler sync
3.
  
Actual results:
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running: /etc/rc.d/init.d/dhcpd restart
received on stdout: 
received on stderr: /bin/sh: /etc/rc.d/init.d/dhcpd: No such file or directory

Exception occured: <class 'cobbler.cexceptions.CX'>
...

Expected results:
Cobbler should restart the service properly, either using systemd commands or with dhcp script if it was distributed with dhcp server package.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Michael Manry 2011-08-17 04:57:12 EDT
As a temporary fix, you can (as root), do this:
 touch /etc/rc.d/init.d/dhcpd
 chmod a+x /etc/rc.d/init.d/dhcpd
 cobbler sync

Only a workaround until this bug is addressed.
Comment 2 Alan Crosswell 2012-02-12 10:51:24 EST
Still not fixed in FC16 cobbler-2.0.11-3.fc16.noarch
Comment 3 Alan Crosswell 2012-02-12 11:01:01 EST
Created attachment 561235 [details]
dummy /etc/init.d/dhcpd that invokes /bin/systemctl

better workaround -- actually invokes systemctl for dhcpd.service
Comment 4 Sergio Jimenez 2012-03-23 20:44:05 EDT
Sorry about late answer...

I was using the workaround Alan proposed but I should say if using SELinux the init script needs to be properly labelled:

chcon system_u:object_r:dhcpd_initrc_exec_t:s0 /etc/rc.d/init.d/dhcpd
Comment 5 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2012-04-11 18:00:19 EDT
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database.  Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
Comment 6 James C. 2012-04-16 22:17:30 EDT
*** Bug 743868 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
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