Bug 247038 - Initscript Review
Summary: Initscript Review
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: qemu   
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Version: 8
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: David Woodhouse
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: bzcl34nup
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Blocks: InitscriptStatus
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-07-05 13:57 UTC by Harald Hoyer
Modified: 2008-04-04 14:14 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-04-04 14:14:20 UTC
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
patch for qemu-initscript to correctly register the binary handler (1.92 KB, patch)
2007-11-19 19:25 UTC, Christian Nolte
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Description Harald Hoyer 2007-07-05 13:57:35 UTC
Please have a look at the wikipage 
and change your initscripts to comply with the LSB standard.
Especially check the exit status and add a LSB Header.
E.g. starting a service should return with 0, if the service is already running and stopping a stopped service should also return with 0.

Also check, if your service has to be _on_ per default, and turn it off in the old chkconfig line, if not.

Thank you.

Comment 1 Christian Nolte 2007-11-19 19:04:04 UTC
I don't know if that has been considered yet, but as the initscript registers a
binary handler for .exe files: How do we handle the situation where wine is
installed too. The initscript from wine also registers a binary handler for .exe
files. Which one shall the kernel use?

Comment 2 Christian Nolte 2007-11-19 19:24:28 UTC
Furthermore the initscript does not work. The architecture test is wrong and the
package qemu-0.9.0-5.fc8 does not contain directories like /usr/qemu-*. I attach
a patch to correct this issue.

Comment 3 Christian Nolte 2007-11-19 19:25:20 UTC
Created attachment 263861 [details]
patch for qemu-initscript to correctly register the binary handler

Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 13:14:22 UTC
Based on the date this bug was created, it appears to have been reported
during the development of Fedora 8. In order to refocus our efforts as
a project we are changing the version of this bug to '8'.

If this bug still exists in rawhide, please change the version back to
(If you're unable to change the bug's version, add a comment to the bug
and someone will change it for you.)

Thanks for your help and we apologize for the interruption.

The process we're following is outlined here:

We will be following the process here:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping to ensure this
doesn't happen again.

Comment 5 Hans de Goede 2008-04-04 14:14:20 UTC
According to the new SYSV initscripts packaging guidelines LSB headers are
optional -> closing.

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