Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 143005
sysreport does not gather iptables/ipchains stats correctly
Last modified: 2009-02-11 04:26:20 EST
Description of problem:
The part of the code which extracts ipchains or iptables stats
always fails. Sysreport does not create an appropriate file
'ipchains' or 'iptables' in the tar file generated by it.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run sysreport
2. check 'ipchains' / 'iptables' file in the tar file generated by
creates 'ipchains' file when no firewall is running
creates 'iptables' file when ipchains is running
creates 'ipchains' file when iptables is running
create 'iptables' file when no firewall is running
create 'ipchains' file when ipchains is running
create 'iptables' file when iptables is running
Created attachment 108639 [details]
Patch to fix sysreport code which checks for ipchains/iptables stats
Check bugzilla bug#142992 for similar bug on RHEL3
it's now fixed in CVS. The new sysreport-188.8.131.52-3 will include this fix.
Thanks for your report.
RHEL2 is EOL, i just want to close it.