Bug 172877 - Allows entry of empty environment variables
Allows entry of empty environment variables
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 172866
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: system-config-httpd (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Phil Knirsch
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Reported: 2005-11-10 14:37 EST by Ian Chapman
Modified: 2015-03-04 20:15 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-10-25 11:27:11 EDT
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Description Ian Chapman 2005-11-10 14:37:14 EST
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Description of problem:
The tool allows you to enter empty environment variables for CGI scripts, this 
breaks apache's syntax, it fails to restart and an error is produced, for 

SetEnv takes 1-2 arguments, an environment variable name and optional value to 
pass to CGI.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Edit or add a virtual host.
2. Click environment tab
3. Click add, but press OK without entering anything
4. Apply the changes
5. Restart apache

Actual Results:  Apache fails to restart and an error is produced.

Expected Results:  The tool should not produce invalid syntax in the apache configuration file. A 
warning should be given to the user.

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Comment 1 Phil Knirsch 2006-10-25 11:27:11 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 172866 ***

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