Bug 145888 - fixfiles cannot locate restorecon
Summary: fixfiles cannot locate restorecon
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: policycoreutils (Show other bugs)
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Version: 3
Hardware: i686 Linux
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Assignee: Daniel Walsh
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2005-01-23 09:47 UTC by Richard McMahon
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: RHBA-2005-254
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-06-09 13:08:03 UTC
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Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2005:254 low SHIPPED_LIVE policycoreutils bug fix update 2005-06-09 04:00:00 UTC

Description Richard McMahon 2005-01-23 09:47:08 UTC
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Description of problem:
Running fixfiles against a package produces the following:

[root@sam cups]# /sbin/fixfiles -R cups-1.1.22-0.rc1.8.4 restore
/sbin/fixfiles: line 76: restorecon: command not found

line 76 of fixfiles looks like:

rpmlist $i | restorecon ${OUTFILES} -R -v -f - 2>&1 >> $LOGFILE

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. execute /sbin/fixfiles

Actual Results:  as above

Additional info:

If I add /sbin to my path or add /sbin/ in front of restorecon
throughout fixfiles, it works

I personally think that having /sbin in root's path is not a great
idea. Perhaps setting PATH to $PATH:/sbin at the start of fixfiles,
and any other scripts, would be a solution.

Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2005-01-24 19:21:20 UTC
I am merging this change in from upstream.

Should be fixed in policycoreutils-1.18.1-2.6

Comment 2 Tim Powers 2005-06-09 13:08:04 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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