Bug 16404 - RPM of postfix does not install correctly
RPM of postfix does not install correctly
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sendmail (Show other bugs)
7.0
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Florian La Roche
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: 16405 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2000-08-16 18:20 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-08-16 18:22:57 EDT
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Description Need Real Name 2000-08-16 18:20:57 EDT
Apologies for filing this under "sendmail" but Bugzilla for pinstripe does
not have a "postfix" component.  Postfix is an MTA on the Powertools CD.

The chrooted directories are not included in the postfix RPM off of the
pinstripe Powertools CD.  From the RPM install:

<snip>
[pjl@maynard RPMS]$ sudo rpm -Uvh postfix-20000531-5.i386.rpm
postfix                     ##################################################
install: installing multiple files, but last argument
(/var/spool/postfix/etc) is not a directory
Try `install --help' for more information.
ln: create symbolic link `/var/spool/postfix/usr/lib/zoneinfo' to
`/etc/localtime': No such file or directory
<snip>

A listing of the RPM reveals that the following directories are not included:

/var/spool/postfix/etc
/var/spool/postfix/lib
/var/spool/postfix/maildrop
/var/spool/postfix/usr/lib/zoneinfo

Add the following to %files in the spec file:

%dir %attr(-, root, root) %verify(not md5 size mtime) %{queue_directory}/etc
%dir %attr(-, root, root) %verify(not md5 size mtime) %{queue_directory}/lib
%dir %attr(-, root, root) %verify(not md5 size mtime)
%{queue_directory}/usr/lib/zoneinfo

and all will be happy...
Comment 1 Need Real Name 2000-08-16 18:22:56 EDT
*** Bug 16405 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Ngo Than 2000-08-17 03:53:16 EDT
It's fixed in current rawhide. Thanks

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