Bug 44858 - /etc/rc.d/init.d/identd fails if /etc/sysconfig/identd doesn't exist
/etc/rc.d/init.d/identd fails if /etc/sysconfig/identd doesn't exist
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: pidentd (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd
Aaron Brown
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Reported: 2001-06-18 10:51 EDT by Jonathan Kamens
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:33 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-06-18 10:52:41 EDT
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patch to make /etc/rc.d/init.d/identd check for /etc/sysconfig/identd before including it (258 bytes, patch)
2001-06-18 10:52 EDT, Jonathan Kamens
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Description Jonathan Kamens 2001-06-18 10:51:44 EDT
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Description of problem:
The script /etc/rc.d/init.d/identd doesn't check if /etc/sysconfig/identd
exists before trying to execute it.  It should, in the same way as many
other init scripts.

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
Delete /etc/sysconfig/identd, if it exists.
Run /etc/rc.d/init.d/identd restart.


Actual Results:  You get an error about /etc/sysconfig/identd being

Expected Results:  identd should be started.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jonathan Kamens 2001-06-18 10:52:36 EDT
Created attachment 21248 [details]
patch to make /etc/rc.d/init.d/identd check for /etc/sysconfig/identd before including it
Comment 2 Trond Eivind Glomsrxd 2001-06-18 19:35:59 EDT
OK, I added a patch to fix this (since it is included in the package it
shouldn't ever be missing, but...).  3.0.12-7

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