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Bug 2925 - trn needs /usr/bin/inews, not /usr/lib/news/inews
trn needs /usr/bin/inews, not /usr/lib/news/inews
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 2646
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: trn (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 1999-05-19 05:25 EDT by Han-Wen Nienhuys
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:09 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-05-19 11:17:20 EDT
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Description Han-Wen Nienhuys 1999-05-19 05:25:09 EDT
When posting trn (the Pnews program
needs /usr/lib/news/inews), but that lives under /usr/bin

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  Check spelling, Send, Abort, Edit, or List? s
  /usr/bin/Pnews: /usr/lib/news/inews: No such file or

Setting a symlink brings up another problem: you have to
have inn installed.

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  Cannot open /etc/news/inn.conf

apparently the inn and trn package don't have appropriate
dependencies set
Comment 1 Derek Tattersall 1999-05-19 10:08:59 EDT
Verified 19 MAY 1999 DLT, via attemted post to alt.test.
Comment 2 Derek Tattersall 1999-05-19 10:09:59 EDT
trn was Mike's package.  Assignment to Cristian in lieu of any other
Comment 3 Jeff Johnson 1999-05-19 11:17:59 EDT
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2646 ***

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