Bug 2374 - fixperms doesn't ignore errors (as it did in RPM 2.5)
fixperms doesn't ignore errors (as it did in RPM 2.5)
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 2722
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jay Turner
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Reported: 1999-04-26 14:31 EDT by Preston Brown
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:37 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-05-11 10:51:02 EDT
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Description Preston Brown 1999-04-26 14:31:32 EDT
the fixperms macro bombs out if chown or chgrp fails.  This
isn't the behaviour that RPM 2.5 had.  While it is only a
configuration issue, it seems to make sense to me that the
default behaviour is to be backwards compatible with 2.5.
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-05-11 10:51:59 EDT
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2722 ***

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