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Bug 1001608 - rpc.mountd start fail exit, but not output any warn/error info to user.
rpc.mountd start fail exit, but not output any warn/error info to user.
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: nfs-utils (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity high
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Assigned To: Steve Dickson
Yongcheng Yang
Depends On: 1001605
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Reported: 2013-08-27 07:41 EDT by Yin.JianHong
Modified: 2016-03-28 15:19 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Clone Of: 1001605
Last Closed: 2016-03-28 15:19:43 EDT
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Description Yin.JianHong 2013-08-27 07:41:46 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #1001605 +++

Description of problem:
rpc.mountd start fail exit, but not output any warn/error info to user.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
RedHatEnterpriseWorkstation 7.0

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpc.mountd -o 1

Actual results:
[root@dhcp12-125 ~]# rpc.mountd -o 1
[root@dhcp12-125 ~]# echo $?

Expected results:
[root@dhcp12-125 ~]# rpc.mountd -o 1
<some error info>
[root@dhcp12-125 ~]# echo $?

Additional info:
follow code can cover more code branch:

case $(lsb_release -sr) in 5.*) max=5;; 6.*) max=19;; 7.*) max=10;; esac
for n in `seq 1 $max`; do
    std=$(rpc.mountd $args $n 2>&1)
    [ $? != 0 ] && {
        test -n "$std" || echo "rpc.mountd start fail, but not output any info"
Comment 1 Yin.JianHong 2013-08-27 07:45:01 EDT
In RHEL5, no this issue;  happens in In RHEL6 RHEL7
Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2013-10-13 22:32:26 EDT
This request was not resolved in time for the current release.
Red Hat invites you to ask your support representative to
propose this request, if still desired, for consideration in
the next release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Comment 5 Steve Dickson 2016-03-28 15:19:43 EDT
(In reply to Yongcheng Yang from comment #4)
> Issue still exist in latest nfs-utils-1.2.3-68.el6
> [root@hp-dl380eg8-03 ~]# rpc.mountd -o 1
> [root@hp-dl380eg8-03 ~]# echo $?
> 1
> [root@hp-dl380eg8-03 ~]# rpm -q nfs-utils
> nfs-utils-1.2.3-68.el6.x86_64
> [root@hp-dl380eg8-03 ~]#
Setting the number of possible open file descriptor to 
not a valid set up... self-induced... not a bug.

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