Bug 13565 - logrotate.d/linuxconf requires missingok.
Summary: logrotate.d/linuxconf requires missingok.
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: linuxconf   
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
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Reported: 2000-07-07 12:00 UTC by Pekka Savola
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-07-24 13:32:10 UTC
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Description Pekka Savola 2000-07-07 12:00:35 UTC
Linuxconf logrotate.d entries need missingok or equivalent in them; if
you never use linuxconf, root will still get mailed his dosage of errors..

Comment 1 Nalin Dahyabhai 2000-07-19 14:20:14 UTC
The %post script for linuxconf creates these logs, so they're there.

Comment 2 Pekka Savola 2000-07-24 11:15:50 UTC
(beta4, linuxconf-1.19r1-7)

Clean install is fine; upgrade is not.

After an _upgrade_ of RH60 and/or RH62, I got mails like:
errors occured while rotating /var/log/htmlaccess.log

stat of /var/log/htmlaccess.log failed: No such file or directory
errors occured while rotating /var/log/netconf.log

stat of /var/log/netconf.log failed: No such file or directory

# rpm -V linuxconf
SM5....T c /etc/conf.linuxconf

This might be caused by the fact that in RH6x, those files are in package list,
but in betas they should be touched in post-install.

Comment 3 Nalin Dahyabhai 2000-07-24 13:32:08 UTC
Okay, that's bad, because that means an older version of the package
is *removing* that file on uninstall.  I'll have to add a trigger to get around

Comment 4 Nalin Dahyabhai 2000-07-24 13:40:19 UTC
Trigger should be in linuxconf-1.19r1-9 and later.

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