Bug 487495 - Needs tmpwatch but does not depend on it
Needs tmpwatch but does not depend on it
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: cups (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Reported: 2009-02-26 05:37 EST by Juha Tuomala
Modified: 2010-03-30 04:15 EDT (History)
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Description Juha Tuomala 2009-02-26 05:37:13 EST
Description of problem:
cups package has cron job that runs tmpwatch but package does not depend on it and thus removing it leads to broken system.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. yum install cups
2. yum remove tmpwatch
3. /etc/cron.daily/cups
Actual results:
/etc/cron.daily/cups: line 5: /usr/sbin/tmpwatch: No such file or directory

Additional info:
centos installation.
Comment 1 Juha Tuomala 2009-02-26 05:38:38 EST
cat /etc/redhat-release
CentOS release 5.2 (Final)
Comment 2 Sol Jerome 2009-07-17 09:41:29 EDT
I can confirm this on CentOS 5.3 as well.

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X-Cron-Env: <SHELL=/bin/bash>
X-Cron-Env: <PATH=/sbin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/usr/local/sbin>
X-Cron-Env: <MAILTO=root>
X-Cron-Env: <HOME=/>
X-Cron-Env: <LOGNAME=root>
X-Cron-Env: <USER=root>


/etc/cron.daily/cups: line 5: /usr/sbin/tmpwatch: No such file or directory
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2010-03-30 04:15:12 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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