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|Summary:||Can't save traceback to custom-named file|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Kamil Páral <kparal>|
|Component:||abrt||Assignee:||Denys Vlasenko <dvlasenk>|
|Status:||CLOSED ERRATA||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||16||CC:||anton, dvlasenk, iprikryl, jmoskovc, kklic, mmilata, mtoman, npajkovs|
|Fixed In Version:||abrt-2.0.6-1.fc16||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2011-11-21 17:51:40 EST||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
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Description Kamil Páral 2011-09-15 06:45:52 EDT
Created attachment 523341 [details] abrt bug Description of problem: I hit a traceback in anaconda. In abrt I selected Report uploader, put file:///report into URL (or file:///tmp/soubor for the second time), hit OK, abrt failed (see screenshot). Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): Fedora 16 Beta TC2 rpm package not installed (no kidding), I can't find out exact versions Additional info: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA:Testcase_Anaconda_save_traceback_to_disk
Comment 1 Kamil Páral 2011-09-15 06:48:41 EDT
So, we have this in the list of QA's test cases marked for Alpha milestone, but I can't find relevant release criteria. Proposing as Final blocker.
Comment 2 Jiri Moskovcak 2011-09-15 07:02:38 EDT
This is not a blocker. Saving to the local disk is not a critical feature, you can still copy /tmp/anaconda-tb-* and send it manually. And btw, the example is wrong, the directory has to exist, uploader is just trying to upload the tarball to the given URL.
Comment 3 Kamil Páral 2011-09-15 07:14:50 EDT
With further attempts I found out that saving to file:///tmp works. It clearly expects a (existing) directory, not directory/file. Removing blocker proposal, it kind of works, just not optimally. Renaming this bug accordingly. Please support file:///directory/file syntax or inform the user that he has to use a different syntax.
Comment 4 Kamil Páral 2011-09-15 08:25:09 EDT
I have found one more problem. When you save to /, it creates a tgz file. When you save to /tmp, it creates a directory full of files. Weird.
Comment 5 Jiri Moskovcak 2011-09-15 08:32:17 EDT
(In reply to comment #4) > I have found one more problem. When you save to /, it creates a tgz file. When > you save to /tmp, it creates a directory full of files. Weird. The dir in /tmp is the original directory created when the bug is found, then it's gzipped and (because you told it so) uploaded to /tmp. So there should be both - dir and tarball. Try to check the timestamps.
Comment 6 Kamil Páral 2011-09-15 09:16:43 EDT
Created attachment 523377 [details] save to tmp Nope, gzip is not in /tmp. It seems that it tries to move the file to itself.
Comment 7 Denys Vlasenko 2011-10-25 06:50:09 EDT
Fixed in git: commit 3ef5d54dfabba7b69352ec85879d0da9daab74ba Author: Denys Vlasenko <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Tue Oct 25 02:17:57 2011 +0200 reporter-upload: add possibility to specify _file_ part in url Work around a problem where we copy file on itself in /tmp if url is file:///tmp/. Add explanation to --help text, manpage, and add examples to GUI config window.
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2011-11-05 14:58:24 EDT
abrt-2.0.6-1.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/abrt-2.0.6-1.fc16
Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2011-11-06 18:55:44 EST
Package abrt-2.0.6-1.fc16: * should fix your issue, * was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository, * should be available at your local mirror within two days. Update it with: # su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing abrt-2.0.6-1.fc16' as soon as you are able to. Please go to the following url: https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2011-15513 then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2011-11-21 17:51:40 EST
abrt-2.0.6-1.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.