Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 132511
/etc/issue and /etc/issue.net do not repect changes
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:04 EST
Description of problem:
/etc/issue and /etc/issue.net are not marked as config files.
This means they get overwritten when redhat-release gets
This is a problem when we have to have login messages bearing
legal information ("Private Server. Go Away") and then
copy these back from the .rpmorig versions after.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
The files are marked as %config in the spec file. Perhaps what you're seeing is that they
are intentionally not marked as %config(noreplace) .
I am closing this with the resolution of "NOTABUG".
Ok. Rephrase. It causes us (University of York) annoyance that
they are not marked as "noreplace".