Bug 387811 - Webalizer doesn't recognize the -c parameter
Webalizer doesn't recognize the -c parameter
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: webalizer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Joe Orton
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-11-16 17:46 EST by Marc Muehlfeld
Modified: 2009-01-09 00:14 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 00:14:58 EST
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Description Marc Muehlfeld 2007-11-16 17:46:54 EST
The -c option isn't working on 2.01-10 shipped with F8.

The user who runs webalizer is owner of the webalizer.conf and readable:

# ls -la /home/user1/webalizer/webalizer.conf
-rw-r----- 1 user1 user1 23814 16. Nov 23:35 /home/user1/webalizer/webalizer.conf

But when running webalizer -c it tells me:

# webalizer -c /home/user1/webalizer/webalizer.conf
Error: Unable to open configuration file /home/user1/webalizer/webalizer.conf
Error: Can't open log file /var/log/httpd/access_log

The "Can't open logfile" is, because it falls back to /etc/webalizer.conf. All
path- and filenames inside the log are accessable by the user. Even if I try
running the command by root, it fails with the same error.

The used configuration is exactly the same that I used on F7 before.
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