+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #238016 +++
Description of problem:
If the dovecot binary is not executable, the script ends with error code 0,
although the service was not started. Also there is minor error with wrong error
code of unimplemented script feature (1 instead of 3).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. rename dovecot binary
2. service dovecot start/status
3. echo $?
non-zero error code/status of the binary
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.
Created attachment 153608 [details]
Is this ok?
Created attachment 156864 [details]
*** Bug 246915 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Based on the date this bug was created, it appears to have been reported
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Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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