Bug 88833

Summary: Requires libwrap.so.0 which may lie on a NFS partition
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Enrico Scholz <rh-bugzilla>
Component: portmapAssignee: Steve Dickson <steved>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Jay Turner <jturner>
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Description Enrico Scholz 2003-04-14 18:48:21 UTC
Description of problem:

portmap requires files from /usr/lib which may be outside the root-partition:

| $ ldd /sbin/portmap 
|        libwrap.so.0 => /usr/lib/libwrap.so.0 (0x40031000)

When having an NFS-mounted /usr directory, the booting fails because portmap
(which is required by NFS) can not be started.


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

tcp_wrappers-7.6-34
portmap-4.0-54


How reproducible:

100%


Steps to Reproduce:
1. mount /usr via NFS
2. reboot

Actual results:

Starting portmapper: portmap: error while loading shared libraries:
libwrap.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
...
Mounting NFS filesystems: <<< MACHINE HANGS >>>


Expected results:

portmapper will be started and NFS filesystems will be mounted.

Comment 1 Steve Dickson 2004-08-12 18:37:37 UTC
portmap now statically links with libwrap