Bug 211139 - mod_nss reports NSS_Shutdown failed: -8038
mod_nss reports NSS_Shutdown failed: -8038
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mod_nss (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Rob Crittenden
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2006-10-17 12:31 EDT by Rob Crittenden
Modified: 2008-04-04 10:01 EDT (History)
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Description Rob Crittenden 2006-10-17 12:31:03 EDT
Description of problem:

mod_nss is returning an error when the engine is not enabled:

NSS_Shutdown failed: -8038

This error resolves to SEC_ERROR_NOT_INITIALIZED

So basically NSS_Shutdown() is being called when the NSS is not enabled.

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


How reproducible:

Every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start Apache + mod_nss
2. Look in the error log
Comment 1 Rob Crittenden 2006-10-17 12:52:24 EDT
Checked into mod_nss tip.

Checking in nss_engine_init.c;
/cvs/dirsec/mod_nss/nss_engine_init.c,v  <--  nss_engine_init.c
new revision: 1.24; previous revision: 1.23
Checking in nss_engine_log.c;
/cvs/dirsec/mod_nss/nss_engine_log.c,v  <--  nss_engine_log.c
new revision: 1.5; previous revision: 1.4
Running syncmail...
Mailing relnotes@fedoraproject.org...
...syncmail done.
Running syncmail...
Mailing cvsdirsec@fedora.redhat.com...
...syncmail done.

Tagged as mod_nss105
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 00:00:54 EDT
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