Bug 614263 - Report gives a traceback if it cannot read the specified file
Summary: Report gives a traceback if it cannot read the specified file
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 614274
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: report
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Gavin Romig-Koch
QA Contact: BaseOS QE - Apps
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-07-14 00:37 UTC by Scott Dodson
Modified: 2010-07-14 02:02 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-07-14 02:02:21 UTC

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Description Scott Dodson 2010-07-14 00:37:04 UTC
Description of problem:
If the user running report doesn't have read permissions to the specified file it results in a python traceback.

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

Actual results:
[sdodson@dhcp242-213 ~]$ report /var/log/abrt.log 
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/report", line 149, in <module>
    signature = report.createSimpleFileSignature(opts.filename, isBinary)
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.6/site-packages/report/__init__.py", line 222, in createSimpleFileSignature
    { "simpleFile" : NamedFileSignatureValue(exnFileName, isBinary) }
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.6/site-packages/report/__init__.py", line 121, in __init__
IOError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/var/log/abrt.log'

Expected results:
Clean error message.

Additional info:

Comment 2 Scott Dodson 2010-07-14 02:02:21 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 614274 ***

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