Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 442887
Old 5.0 httpd.conf overwritten and not saved upon install of 5.1
Last modified: 2008-05-06 13:38:28 EDT
Description of problem:
, the customer reports:
FYI regarding http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/FAQ_49_9020.shtm
In the 5.0.1 -> 5.1 migration, httpd config moves from /etc/httpd to
(in case you modify your httpd.conf)
Though they transition to use the new directory, your old httpd.conf is
still overwritten ; and in my one test install *not* saved in
/etc/sysconfig/rhn/backup-<date stamp> as it has been with prior installs.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Did not try to verify, just took report from the mailing list.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Have Satellite 5.0.
2. Do some custom changes to httpd.conf.
3. Upgrade to 5.1.
4. Check to see if the old /etc/httpd/httpd.conf was stored somewhere.
The file overwritten, custom changes lost.
The file not overwritten at all, or saved in /etc/sysconfig/rhn/backup-<date stamp>.
adelton | cliff: I believe the problem with the httpd.conf might be that we do
rpm -e rhn-apache rather early in the installer. So by the time we populate /etc
from /etc/sysconfig/rhn-satellite-prep, there is nothing in /etc/httpd/conf to
adelton | cliff: So the issue seems to be there.
cliff | one of the irst steps in an 'upgrade' we document is to 'perform a
adelton | cliff: I know.
cliff | done... closed :)