Bug 655704 - The broctl util missing BroControl Python mod - can not start BRO-IDS any standard way
Summary: The broctl util missing BroControl Python mod - can not start BRO-IDS any sta...
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: bro
Version: 14
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
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Assignee: Daniel Kopeček
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-11-22 08:42 UTC by Matouš Jan Fialka
Modified: 2012-08-16 18:01 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2012-08-16 18:01:22 UTC
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Description Matouš Jan Fialka 2010-11-22 08:42:47 UTC
Description of problem:

The BRO-IDS broctl script needed to even run BRO from /etc/init.d/bro init script is missing the BroControl Python module.

# broctl
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/broctl", line 703, in <module>
    from BroControl import util
ImportError: No module named BroControl

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

# bro --version
bro version 1.5.1

How reproducible:

Just try to run broctl or service bro start etc.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. yum install bro
2. broctl
Actual results:

Can not command BRO-IDS at all using stardard ways (init script, broctl).

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Sinan Ceylan 2010-11-30 00:41:10 UTC
There is no need this line on spec.file it causes path problem, just remove or remark it and rebuid rpm:

sed -i 's|lib/broctl|%{_libdir}/broctl|g' %{buildroot}%{_bindir}/broctl

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