Bug 63892 - initscripts should require rather new procps due to sysctl -e?
initscripts should require rather new procps due to sysctl -e?
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-04-20 15:21 EDT by Pekka Savola
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:27 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-29 15:52:14 EDT
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Description Pekka Savola 2002-04-20 15:21:10 EDT
sysctl -e feature was implemented in procps:

* Fri Mar 23 2001 Bill Nottingham <notting@redhat.com>

- add a '-e' to sysctl to ignore errors (#31852)

Should initscrips Require a recent enough procps as sysctl -e is being used there?
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2005-09-29 15:52:14 EDT
Closing bugs on older, no longer supported, releases. Apologies for any lack of

Realistically, any version of procps these days will be ok.

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