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Bug 237814 - Wrong init script
Wrong init script
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: bootparamd (Show other bugs)
All Linux
low Severity low
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Assigned To: Ondrej Dvoracek
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Blocks: 237789 237822 237824
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Reported: 2007-04-25 11:10 EDT by Michal Marciniszyn
Modified: 2014-02-10 18:02 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2007-06-05 16:29:47 EDT
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Porposed patch (717 bytes, patch)
2007-05-17 03:46 EDT, Ondrej Dvoracek
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Description Michal Marciniszyn 2007-04-25 11:10:45 EDT
Description of problem:
Following code returns 0 when the script is run even when the service is not
[ -f /etc/bootparams ] || exit 0

# Check that networking is up.
if [ ${NETWORKING} = "no" ]
        exit 0
It also forbids the correct invocation of the status parameter. Also the return
code for unknown request to the script is not 1 but 3...

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. service network stop
2. service bootparamd status
3. echo $?
Actual results:

Expected results:
status of the service

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:

This bug is tracked by 237789.
Comment 1 Ondrej Dvoracek 2007-05-17 03:46:20 EDT
Created attachment 154895 [details]
Porposed patch

Please, try this patch and let me know.
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-06-05 16:29:47 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux release.  Since this
bugzilla is in a component that is not approved for the current
release, it has been closed with resolution deferred.  You may
reopen this bugzilla for consideration in the next release.

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