Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 426364
nessus-update-plugins appears to be missing
Last modified: 2011-09-07 15:59:32 EDT
Description of problem:
This probably belongs to nessus-server but that's not a component choice. The
'nessus-update-plugins' command appears to be missing.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. nessus-fetch --register <code> calls nessus-update-plugins which isn't available
Actually it is not missing but not included on purpose. Most plugins provided
are not GPL'd and thus providing the nessus-update-plugins script is a bit
strange... however there should at least be a dummy script I guess...
I didn't ask for the plugins to be included, just the update script. Or is that
what you're saying isn't GPL?
Regardless, I think that's pretty unfortunate as Nessus is not very useful
without the plugins. :-)
I concur (having just wasted hours trying to resolve this problem) without the
update script this installation of Nessus is pretty much useless. You should
remove it from the repository.
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