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Bug 56974 - enscript packaging leaves the /usr/share/enscript directory on uninstallation
enscript packaging leaves the /usr/share/enscript directory on uninstallation
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: enscript (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
Aaron Brown
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Reported: 2001-12-01 15:40 EST by Gregory McLean
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-12-19 10:18:16 EST
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Description Gregory McLean 2001-12-01 15:40:16 EST
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Description of problem:
rpm -e enscript will leave /usr/share/enscript (trivial but lots of
packages do this)

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -i enscript
2. notice all the files it installs
3. rpm -e enscript
4. ls -l /usr/share/enscript (its still there)

Actual Results:  enscript package leaves a directory it created after

Expected Results:  enscript should clean up after itself.

Additional info:

Easy fix:

in the enscript.spec in the %files section.

%dir %{_datadir}/enscript
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2001-12-19 10:18:11 EST
Thanks for the report.  Fixing.
Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2002-01-03 10:45:56 EST
Fixed in 1.6.1-15 in rawhide.

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