Bug 230579 - getfacl exit code changed between FC6 and devel
getfacl exit code changed between FC6 and devel
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 232884
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: acl (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jiri Moskovcak
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Reported: 2007-03-01 11:47 EST by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2015-02-01 17:47 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-07-11 05:54:02 EDT
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Description Tim Waugh 2007-03-01 11:47:08 EST
Description of problem:
In FC6, 'touch a; getfacl a' gave an exit-code of 0.  In devel
(acl-2.2.39-3.fc7) it gives an exit-code of 1.  The coreutils test suite checks
the exit code and determines than an error has occurred, and fails the ACL tests.

Can we get some documentation on what the expected meaning of the exit code for
getfacl and setfacl is, as well as a bit of consistency?  For instance, if it's
an error exit code (as seems to be the case from the source code) -- what was
the error in 'touch a; getfacl a'?

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.touch a
2.getfacl a
3.echo $?
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Additional info:
No documentation about the exit code in the man page.
Comment 1 Jiri Moskovcak 2007-07-09 08:38:49 EDT
Package Change Request
Package Name: acl
Updated Fedora Owners: jmoskovc@redhat.com
Comment 2 Jiri Moskovcak 2007-07-11 05:54:02 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 232884 ***

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