Bug 1018063 - Upgrade set wrong ownership of user home dir
Upgrade set wrong ownership of user home dir
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ovirt-node (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
medium Severity medium
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: 3.5.0
Assigned To: Ryan Barry
Virtualization Bugs
: 1094872 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2013-10-11 02:37 EDT by Guohua Ouyang
Modified: 2016-02-10 15:11 EST (History)
21 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: ovirt-node-3.0.1-5.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Previously, a new CIM group added in the %post script created ownership problems of plugins when upgrading from a pre-plugin version of Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization. Now, the %post script logic has been improved to avoid this problem.
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Last Closed: 2015-02-11 15:46:52 EST
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Description Guohua Ouyang 2013-10-11 02:37:52 EDT
Description of problem:
After upgrade from 6.4 to 6.5 or downgrade 6.5 to 6.4, the user home dir ownership is wrong.

#ll /home/
total 16
drwx------. 2 cim   admin 4096 Oct  7 05:07 admin
drwx------. 2 admin cim   4096 Oct  7 05:04 cim

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Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2013-10-14 21:34:52 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 7 Cheryn Tan 2013-11-07 19:36:37 EST
This bug is currently attached to errata RHBA-2013:15277. If this change is not to be documented in the text for this errata please either remove it from the errata, set the requires_doc_text flag to minus (-), or leave a "Doc Text" value of "--no tech note required" if you do not have permission to alter the flag.

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Thanks in advance.
Comment 13 Ryan Barry 2014-05-06 15:20:19 EDT
*** Bug 1094872 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 16 Fabian Deutsch 2014-07-24 12:02:44 EDT
This is a mass change, moving bugs of merged patches into MODIFIED.

Please correct the state, if you think that the move was not justified.
Comment 17 Guohua Ouyang 2014-12-12 03:01:39 EST
verified on 6.6-20141119.0 build, upgrade from a 6.5 build to this build, the ownership of /home is correct.
Comment 19 errata-xmlrpc 2015-02-11 15:46:52 EST
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.


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