Bug 237778 - Wrong init script
Wrong init script
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: arptables_jf (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Martin Nagy
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Depends On: 237775
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Reported: 2007-04-25 08:16 EDT by Michal Marciniszyn
Modified: 2016-07-26 19:46 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-02-25 09:05:16 EST
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Patch correcting init script (1.19 KB, patch)
2007-04-25 15:49 EDT, Maros Barabas
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Description Michal Marciniszyn 2007-04-25 08:16:14 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #237775 +++

Description of problem:
In several occasions, the script may end with return code 0 even when the
service does not start correctly. For example
if [ ! -x /sbin/arptables ]; then
        exit 0

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. change access rights such that /sbin/arptables is not executable
2. service arptables_jf start
3. echo $?
Actual results:

Expected results:
Non-zero exit code with respect to our guidelines.

Additional info:
When fixing this bug, please obbey our init script guidelines and be sure that
status command is run correctly.
Our guidelines are on following two pages:

For an example of the script that returns the error codes correctly and always
runs status see:
Comment 1 Maros Barabas 2007-04-25 15:49:58 EDT
Created attachment 153448 [details]
Patch correcting init script

Take a look at this patch please. I suggest to use it.
Comment 2 Martin Nagy 2008-02-25 09:05:16 EST
Fixed in arptables_jf-0.0.8-11.fc9

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