Bug 594412 - service abrtd status incorrectly reports abrt is stopped
Summary: service abrtd status incorrectly reports abrt is stopped
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: abrt
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Jiri Moskovcak
QA Contact: Michal Nowak
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-05-20 15:33 UTC by Marc Milgram
Modified: 2015-02-01 22:52 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

Fixed In Version: abrt-1.1.2-3.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2010-07-02 18:47:47 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Suggested patch (199 bytes, patch)
2010-05-20 18:49 UTC, Marc Milgram
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Description Marc Milgram 2010-05-20 15:33:26 UTC
Description of problem:
# service abrtd status shows that abrt is stopped even when it is running.

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

How reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start abrtd (service abrtd start)
2. Check the status (service abrtd status)
3. Verify the status (ps -ef | grep abrtd)
Actual results:
service abrtd status show that abrtd is stopped, but ps -ef | grep abrtd shows that it is running.

Expected results:
service abrtd status agrees with ps -ef.

Additional info:

Comment 1 RHEL Program Management 2010-05-20 17:46:41 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for

Comment 2 Denys Vlasenko 2010-05-20 18:17:03 UTC
Can't reproduce:

# service abrtd status
abrtd (pid  1724) is running...
# service abrtd stop
Stopping abrt daemon:                                      [  OK  ]
# service abrtd status
abrtd is stopped
# ps -ef | grep abrtd
root     10144 10012  0 20:16 pts/3    00:00:00 grep abrtd

Comment 3 Marc Milgram 2010-05-20 18:49:05 UTC
Created attachment 415490 [details]
Suggested patch

This fails every time with me.  /etc/init.d/abrtd calls "status abrt" but should call "status abrtd".

The included patch should fix the problem.

Comment 7 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-07-02 18:47:47 UTC
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Beta 2 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.

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