Bug 111713 - preserve configfiles while updating
Summary: preserve configfiles while updating
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: IBMJava2-JRE
Version: 2.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Karen Bennet
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-12-09 08:17 UTC by Andreas Piesk
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:06 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2004-05-05 20:01:52 UTC

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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHEA-2004:145 normal SHIPPED_LIVE New java-1.4.1-ibm packages replace IBMJava2-1.4.1 packages 2004-05-24 04:00:00 UTC

Description Andreas Piesk 2003-12-09 08:17:41 UTC
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Description of problem:
the JRE contains several files which are likely to be modified by
users, for instance:


these files should be declared as %config(noreplace) in the package,
otherwise the files will be wiped out without any warning.

this applies to the SDK as well.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install JRE
2. import certificate into keystore
3. update JRE

Additional info:

Comment 2 Suzanne Hillman 2004-05-05 20:01:52 UTC
Based on looking at the spec file, since there is no previous version
to upgrade from, this looks good. Closing.

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