Bug 53353 - sysconfdir is hardcoded to /etc/rpm
sysconfdir is hardcoded to /etc/rpm
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 2001-09-07 03:44 EDT by SL Baur
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-09-07 03:46:08 EDT
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./configure --sysconfdir= patch (920 bytes, patch)
2001-09-07 03:46 EDT, SL Baur
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Description SL Baur 2001-09-07 03:44:34 EDT
Description of Problem:
sysconfdir is hardcoded to /etc/rpm in configure.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
rpm-4.0.3/CVS

How Reproducible:
Attached is a patch to fix this.

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Comment 1 SL Baur 2001-09-07 03:46:04 EDT
Created attachment 31214 [details]
./configure --sysconfdir= patch
Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 2002-03-19 14:44:23 EST
This patch won't work because the value for
--sysconfdir is used to generate configuration
files. Basically /etc is needed, not /etc/rpm,
so that the macro %{_sysconfdir} gets the right value.

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