Bug 140154 - remove misleading message
remove misleading message
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: iptables (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Thomas Woerner
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2004-11-20 04:39 EST by Ulrich Drepper
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-03-18 11:48:45 EST
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Patch to avoid second line (412 bytes, patch)
2004-11-20 04:39 EST, Ulrich Drepper
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Description Ulrich Drepper 2004-11-20 04:39:06 EST
Description of problem:
When iptables is used without appropriate priviledges, it prints

iptables v1.2.11: can't initialize iptables table `filter': Permission denied
(you must be root)
Perhaps iptables or your kernel needs to be upgraded.

The second  line is misleading and should be removed.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
iptables-1.2.11-3.1.FC3

How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.run iptables -L as normal user
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Actual results:
see above

Expected results:
second line missing

Additional info:
Comment 1 Ulrich Drepper 2004-11-20 04:39:06 EST
Created attachment 107113 [details]
Patch to avoid second line
Comment 2 Thomas Woerner 2005-03-18 11:48:45 EST
Fixed in rawhide in rpm iptables-1.3.0-2 or newer.

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