Bug 1017603 - hadoop installs scripts in default PATH with .sh extension
hadoop installs scripts in default PATH with .sh extension
Status: NEW
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hadoop (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Christopher Tubbs
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Reported: 2013-10-10 04:44 EDT by Mattias Ellert
Modified: 2018-02-07 16:27 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-07-19 06:28:27 EDT
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Description Mattias Ellert 2013-10-10 04:44:13 EDT
Description of problem:


Scripts installed in the default path (/usr/bin, /usr/sbin) should normally not have implementation specific extensions (.sh, .pl, .py, ...).

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Comment 1 Robert Rati 2013-10-10 15:42:22 EDT
These are the file names produced by the build and I don't see much advantage to changing their names.  Any scripts/users used to hadoop will look for these files with .sh.  I don't have a strong opinion here, but have errored on the side of the established ecosystem user rather than conforming no implementation extensions.
Comment 2 Jaroslav Reznik 2015-03-03 10:07:57 EST
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 22 development cycle.
Changing version to '22'.

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Comment 3 Christopher Tubbs 2016-06-23 13:34:31 EDT
I'm a bit annoyed by this convention that upstream Hadoop has adopted, but I'd rather keep it in sync with upstream than change it (for now). What's more concerning to me is that some of the scripts are so generically named (start-all.sh, stop-all.sh), it's not obvious what they manage.

Eventually, I'd like to get rid of these scripts, and limit the Fedora packaging to whatever's needed to manage the services entirely with systemctl.
Comment 4 Fedora End Of Life 2016-07-19 06:28:27 EDT
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Comment 5 Christopher Tubbs 2016-07-19 14:10:01 EDT
I don't have admin for this package in F22, so I can't change the version, but it still applies to F24.
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