Bug 77967

Summary: $RPM_INSTALL_PREFIX not set for rpm scripts
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Mark Vanderwiel <vanderwl>
Component: rpmAssignee: Jeff Johnson <jbj>
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Description Mark Vanderwiel 2002-11-15 22:58:25 UTC
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Description of problem:
I see a problem where $RPM_INSTALL_PREFIX is not being set during %post and %
postun script processing.
rpm version 4.1-1.06

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.run rpm with any rpm that uses $RPM_INSTALL_PREFIX in its scripts 

Actual Results:  $RPM_INSTALL_PREFIX is NOT set during rpm scripts, crashes our 
rpm install scripts

Expected Results:  $RPM_INSTALL_PREFIX should be set during rpm scripts and our 
install script run successfully.

Additional info:

This is starting to affect customers trying to install our product rpms on 
RedHat 8.0.

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2002-11-16 20:08:31 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 75550 ***