Bug 158265 - tcsh -e bails out at the beginning of /etc/csh.cshrc
Summary: tcsh -e bails out at the beginning of /etc/csh.cshrc
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: setup
Version: 3
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
Blocks: FC4Blocker
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-05-20 02:11 UTC by Richard Walker
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:54 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: 2.5.44-1
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-05-20 04:00:27 UTC
Type: ---

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patch for this (579 bytes, patch)
2005-05-20 03:59 UTC, Bill Nottingham
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Description Richard Walker 2005-05-20 02:11:09 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X; en) AppleWebKit/103u (KHTML, like Gecko) Safari/100

Description of problem:
running "tcsh -eX" for me produces this:
id -gn
id -un
id -u
[ cntrctrs = rjwalker -a 1009 -gt 99 ]
Then tcsh bails out - I do not get a new shell.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Log in with a user where the user id and group id are different
2. Run tcsh -eX

Actual Results:  You don't get a new shell.

Expected Results:  You should get a new shell!

Additional info:

The problem is the very beginning of /etc/csh.cshrc.  It shouldn't use exit
codes in this way.  (And neither should any other script in /etc/profile.d.)

This sort of problem was identified previously in bug 139988.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2005-05-20 03:59:40 UTC
Created attachment 114610 [details]
patch for this

Here's what will be in 2.5.44-1.

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2005-05-20 04:00:27 UTC
(Note that patch is relative to 2.5.43.)

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