Bug 1022476 - mongodb init script does not respect sysconfig options
Summary: mongodb init script does not respect sysconfig options
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Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: mongodb
Version: el6
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Linux
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nathaniel McCallum
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2013-10-23 11:22 UTC by Georgi Georgiev
Modified: 2014-08-29 19:42 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2014-02-10 09:28:53 UTC
Type: Bug


Attachments (Terms of Use)
0001-init-script-should-pick-up-the-options-from-the-sysc.patch (1.12 KB, patch)
2013-10-23 11:22 UTC, Georgi Georgiev
no flags Details | Diff
0002-f-etc-mongodb.conf-is-set-in-the-sysconf-file.patch (772 bytes, patch)
2013-10-23 11:24 UTC, Georgi Georgiev
no flags Details | Diff

Description Georgi Georgiev 2013-10-23 11:22:47 UTC
Created attachment 815338 [details]
0001-init-script-should-pick-up-the-options-from-the-sysc.patch

Description of problem:


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

mongodb-2.4.6-1.el6.x86_64

How reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. set "OPTIONS='--setParameter enableLocalhostAuthBypass=0'" in /etc/sysconfig/mongod
2. service restart mongod

Actual results:
The parameter is not picked up

Expected results:
The parameter is picked up

Additional info:
The code which is supposed to pick up the settings is sourcing the sysconfig *after* trying to read the variable. Also, the variable name in the sample sysconfig is not matching what the init script expects.

Comment 1 Georgi Georgiev 2013-10-23 11:24:02 UTC
Created attachment 815339 [details]
0002-f-etc-mongodb.conf-is-set-in-the-sysconf-file.patch

A second patch to clean up the init script. The sample config may otherwise confuse people that it is possible to override the "-f" setting.

Comment 2 Matthias Saou 2014-02-04 09:30:08 UTC
Note that the current 2.4.6-3.el6 seems to be broken after a fresh install :

[...]
Installed:
  mongodb-server.x86_64 0:2.4.6-3.el6                                           

Complete!
[root@rs01 ~]# service mongod start
Starting mongod:                                           [  OK  ]
[root@rs01 ~]# service mongod status
mongod dead but subsys locked
[root@rs01 ~]# tail /var/log/mongodb/mongodb.log 
error command line: multiple_occurrences
use --help for help

The "multiple_occurrences" message is about command-line options being repeated. The problem here is that "--quiet" is present hardcoded in the init script *and* inside the default sysconfig file. Removing it from the sysconfig file fixes the problem.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2014-08-12 11:14:49 UTC
mongodb-2.4.6-5.el6 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 6.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/mongodb-2.4.6-5.el6

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2014-08-29 19:42:10 UTC
mongodb-2.4.6-5.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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