Bug 521147 - flaws in /etc/init.d/gpsd
Summary: flaws in /etc/init.d/gpsd
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 505588
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gpsd
Version: 11
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Douglas E. Warner
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-09-03 21:14 UTC by Kurt Seifried
Modified: 2009-09-08 16:53 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-09-08 16:53:48 UTC

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Description Kurt Seifried 2009-09-03 21:14:44 UTC
Description of problem:

Multiple flaws in /etc/init.d/gpsd

1) script points to /usr/bin/gpsd, gpsd is actually installed to /usr/sbin/gpsd
2) script uses -p $PIDFILE, gpsd uses -P (capital)

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


How reproducible:

always, "service start gpsd" 

Steps to Reproduce:
1. service start gpsd
Actual results:

Fails to run (complains about missing /usr/bin/gpsd, once you fix that it complains about -p invalid option.

Expected results:

It should run gpsd.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Juan A. Burgos 2009-09-08 08:58:49 UTC
This likes to be dup of 505588

Comment 2 Kurt Seifried 2009-09-08 16:53:48 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 505588 ***

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