Bug 595811 - bltk_plot fails in initialization
Summary: bltk_plot fails in initialization
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: bltk
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Jiri Skala
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-05-25 16:45 UTC by Jiri Koten
Modified: 2014-11-09 22:33 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: bltk-1.0.9-12.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-11-10 19:56:59 UTC
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Description Jiri Koten 2010-05-25 16:45:03 UTC
Description of problem:
There is empty function set_bltk_root in /usr/bin/bltk_plot because of that bltk_plot tries to create temp files in the root directory /.

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

$ bltk_plot -y bat -x N -R ~/.bltk/idle.results/
/usr/bin/bltk_plot: line 81: set_bltk_root: command not found
mkdir: cannot create directory `/bltk_plot.17561': Permission denied
ERROR: mkdir -pm0777 /bltk_plot.17561 failed

Comment 2 RHEL Program Management 2010-05-27 12:55:45 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 4 Jiri Koten 2010-07-26 13:56:59 UTC
Verified in bltk-1.0.9-14.el6. bltk_plot starts w/o error.

Comment 5 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-11-10 19:56:59 UTC
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 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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