Bug 443707 - Files present in /srv
Summary: Files present in /srv
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: git
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Chris Wright
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: F10Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-04-22 22:25 UTC by Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams
Modified: 2014-01-21 06:10 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-01-12 01:31:13 UTC


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Description Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams 2008-04-22 22:25:12 UTC
This package contains files in /srv, which according to a recent packaging
guideline change is no longer allowed.

http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging/Guidelines#NoFilesOrDirectoriesUnderSrv

Please ensure that the files are placed elsewhere.

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 09:58:46 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping

Comment 2 Jesse Keating 2008-10-03 23:12:10 UTC
Not blocking F10 over this.  Moving to target.  Would like to see some input from the maintainer though, given that this was filed 5+ months ago.

Comment 3 seth vidal 2008-11-17 18:31:27 UTC
Looks like a minor patch to the xinetd config file and then to the spec file to mkdir -p another dir instead of /srv/git. I'm not the maintainer but I was just looking it over. easyfix.

Comment 4 Todd Zullinger 2008-12-24 01:48:11 UTC
Thanks for fixing this Seth.  Is it desirable to fix this in F-9 as well, or can we close this now that it is fixed in the F-10 and devel branches?

(This is pretty minor, but would renaming to /var/lib/git be acceptable when git-1.6.1 is released and built for devel?  I don't imagine anything in git other than git-daemon will use /var/lib, so just /var/lib/git should be reasonable.  If/when some other part of git needs a place in /var/lib, we could move the daemon stuff to /var/lib/git/daemon and avoid cluttering /var/lib.)


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