Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 211882
/etc/xinetd.d/rsync is installed, but rsync does not require xinetd
Last modified: 2014-08-31 19:28:34 EDT
Description of problem:
Either /etc/xinetd.d/rsync should be moved to /usr/share/doc/*, or the rsync
rpm should require xinetd.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2.look in /etc/xinetd.d
4.Attempt to reload xinted, which isn't installed.
xinetd doesn't start because it isn't installed.
Issue still exists in Fedora 8 development.
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Problem still exists in Fedora 9 rawhide, rsync-3.0.1-0.3.pre3.fc9.
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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Still exists in Fedora 11, but I'm not sure now whether having a hard dependency on xinetd is a good idea.