Bug 226482 - Merge Review: tcp_wrappers [NEEDINFO]
Merge Review: tcp_wrappers
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: tcp_wrappers (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ondrej Hudlicky
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Blocks: F9MergeReviewTarget
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Reported: 2007-01-31 16:09 EST by Nobody's working on this, feel free to take it
Modified: 2015-07-15 11:23 EDT (History)
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Description Nobody's working on this, feel free to take it 2007-01-31 16:09:19 EST
Fedora Merge Review: tcp_wrappers

Initial Owner: twoerner@redhat.com
Comment 1 Jose Pedro Oliveira 2007-03-09 15:12:04 EST
Review against tcp_wrappers-7.6-43


The following itens should be fixed/improved:
 * the post/postun scripts belong to the -libs subpackage
 * remove the end dots in the summary lines (rpmlint)
 * the buildroot is not the canonical one
 * the files timestamps should be preserved (replace "cp" by "install -p mxxx")
 * replace %defattr(-,root,root) by  %defattr(-,root,root,-)

 * Why is tcpd installed with a 711 mask?
Comment 2 Jose Pedro Oliveira 2007-03-30 16:11:51 EDT
Comment 3 Jose Pedro Oliveira 2007-06-28 10:16:35 EDT
Reassigning this bug to the component owner.
Comment 4 Jose Pedro Oliveira 2007-06-28 10:19:06 EDT
Manually reassigning to Tomas Janousek.
Comment 5 Tomas Janousek 2007-10-16 06:03:14 EDT
Package Change Request
Package Name: tcp_wrappers
New Branches: F-8
Comment 6 Kevin Fenzi 2007-10-16 12:03:41 EDT
cvs done.
Comment 7 Tomas Janousek 2007-10-16 12:14:41 EDT
Thanks for your review and sorry for the delay.

I incorporated your suggestions:
Please note that at least the License field has changed since the time you
reviewed it.

The tcpd binary was 711 since/because of this changelog entry:

* Tue May 16 2000 Chris Evans <chris@ferret.lmh.ox.ac.uk>
- Make tcpd mode -rwx--x--x as a security hardening measure

I changed it to 755, since even suid binaries are no longer non-readable.
Comment 9 Robert Scheck 2008-12-28 16:26:19 EST
Adding Tomas Janousek on Cc because of being the current maintainer.
Comment 10 Michal Nowak 2009-04-09 09:22:22 EDT
* tcp_wrappers.src: W: mixed-use-of-spaces-and-tabs (spaces: line 249, tab: line 37)

Sane. Easy.

* tcp_wrappers.x86_64: E: obsolete-on-name

I wonder why tcp_wrappers obsoletes itself, for clean update path is >N-V-R enough when the name is the same, right?

* tcp_wrappers-devel.x86_64: W: summary-not-capitalized tcp_wrappers development libraries and headers
* tcp_wrappers-libs.x86_64: W: summary-not-capitalized tcp_wrappers libraries

tcp_wrappers-libs... -> Tcp_wrappers-libs...

* tcp_wrappers-devel.x86_64: W: obsolete-not-provided tcp_wrappers
* tcp_wrappers-libs.x86_64: W: obsolete-not-provided tcp_wrappers

preferably dump the whote "Obsoletes" and we are done.

The rest looks good to me.
Comment 11 Jan Safranek 2009-04-09 09:35:31 EDT
jchadima is current tcp_wrappers owner
Comment 12 Michal Nowak 2009-08-11 09:23:12 EDT
Comment 14 Jan F. Chadima 2010-01-06 05:21:25 EST
All requested actios done.
Comment 15 Michal Nowak 2010-01-06 05:37:26 EST
Will get back to this, when I find more time.
Comment 17 Cole Robinson 2015-02-11 15:39:16 EST
Mass reassigning all merge reviews to their component. For more details, see this FESCO ticket:


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Comment 18 Jan Kurik 2015-07-15 11:23:23 EDT
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 23 development cycle.
Changing version to '23'.

(As we did not run this process for some time, it could affect also pre-Fedora 23 development
cycle bugs. We are very sorry. It will help us with cleanup during Fedora 23 End Of Life. Thank you.)

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