Bug 587050 - Updating glibc replaces /etc/rpc without warning or backup
Summary: Updating glibc replaces /etc/rpc without warning or backup
Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: glibc
Version: 12
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Andreas Schwab
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Keywords: Triaged
: 644671 (view as bug list)
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2010-04-28 18:33 UTC by Kelvin Ku
Modified: 2016-11-24 16:03 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-10-05 13:21:58 UTC


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Description Kelvin Ku 2010-04-28 18:33:19 UTC
Description of problem: Updating glibc replaces /etc/rpc without emitting a warning or creating a backup

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

glibc-2.11.1-4.x86_64

How reproducible:

Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. yum update glibc
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Actual results:

/etc/rpc is overwritten

Expected results:

A warning and/or backing up /etc/rpc to, e.g., /etc/rpc.rpmsave

Additional info:

Comment 1 d. johnson 2010-06-30 19:57:27 UTC
glibc-2.11.2-1 (f12) did not mark "/etc/rpc" as a %config file.

glibc-2.12-2 (f13) likewise did not.

Comment 2 d. johnson 2010-07-06 16:36:27 UTC

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Comment 3 Andreas Schwab 2010-10-20 08:23:44 UTC
*** Bug 644671 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***


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