Bug 432907 - rpm gives "failed to stat" errors if sshfs/fuse filesystems are mounted
Summary: rpm gives "failed to stat" errors if sshfs/fuse filesystems are mounted
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rpm
Version: 8
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Panu Matilainen
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: F9Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-02-15 01:42 UTC by Danny Yee
Modified: 2008-11-26 17:37 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: F8
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-11-26 17:37:19 UTC
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Description Danny Yee 2008-02-15 01:42:49 UTC
Description of problem:

Installs with rpm give errors when sshfs (fuse) filesystems are mounted.

error: failed to stat /home/danny/mountpoint: Permission denied

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. mount any sshfs filesystem (not as root)
2. install a package with rpm
Actual results:

Install appears to work fine, but an error message
error: failed to stat /home/danny/mountpoint: Permission denied
is printed.

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Panu Matilainen 2008-02-18 06:10:05 UTC
Easily reproduced. This was supposed to have been already fixed, just another
slight variant of the same... Fixed upstream, will be in

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Comment 3 Jon Stanley 2008-11-26 17:37:19 UTC
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