Bug 110879 - redhat-config-xfree86 does not detect lack of server package
redhat-config-xfree86 does not detect lack of server package
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: redhat-config-xfree86 (Show other bugs)
3.0
i386 Linux
medium Severity medium
: ---
: ---
Assigned To: Brent Fox
:
Depends On:
Blocks:
  Show dependency treegraph
 
Reported: 2003-11-24 20:02 EST by Mihai Ibanescu
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
0 users

See Also:
Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of:
Environment:
Last Closed: 2004-01-16 18:11:17 EST
Type: ---
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
CRM:
Verified Versions:
Category: ---
oVirt Team: ---
RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: ---


Attachments (Terms of Use)

  None (edit)
Description Mihai Ibanescu 2003-11-24 20:02:59 EST
Did a minimal install of RHEL3 i386 AS.
Then used up2date to fetch redhat-config-xfree86
Then tried to use redhat-config-xfree86
Tool traced back, I don't have the screenshot ready, but os.execve was
failing.
I believe the tool was trying to launch the server, but there was no
server rpm.
Shouldn't redhat-config-xfree86 require XFree86 (packaging wise)?
Comment 1 Brent Fox 2004-01-16 18:11:17 EST
This is fixed in system-config-display-1.0.4-1 in Rawhide.  I added a
Requires for XFree86.

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.