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Bug 15968 - The script /usr/bin/run-parts processes ,v files
The script /usr/bin/run-parts processes ,v files
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: crontabs (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Crutcher Dunnavant
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Reported: 2000-08-10 20:51 EDT by mal
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-04-10 18:00:36 EDT
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Description mal 2000-08-10 20:51:21 EDT
The script /usr/bin/run-parts
processes files which end with ,v
Such files are usually RCS of config files 
and they should not be processes.
logrotate, for example, does not take ,v files.
run-parts should not take them either.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2001-01-31 17:37:54 EST
Will be fixed in crontabs-1.9-1; thanks!

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