Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 216644
.redhat/esc/esc.log grows uncontrollably if smartcard removed
Last modified: 2008-05-06 12:53:52 EDT
Description of problem:
Have a smartcard reader used for an OpenPGP card, and for some reason also have
esc installed (not actually using esc at the moment).
If I remove the smartcard from the reader .redhat/esc/esc.log starts growing
rapidly with the following message repeated
1084229952[64d660]: SmartCard thread event detected.
stops when the card is inserted again.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Log in with an OpenPGP card inserted in the card reader
2. Remove the card
/home shortly runs out of disk space due to .redhat/esc/esc.log growing
Maybe one entry in esc.log at most.
Using the card reader for an OpenPGP card.
Do not have any card compatible with esc so I can't test how it behaves if a
compatible card is removed.
Card reader is a Todos Argos Mini II USB, with pcsc-lite drivers compiled from
vendor provided LGPL sources.
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