Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 656664
Please Update Spec File to use %ghost on files in /var/run and /var/lock
Last modified: 2015-02-18 06:06:14 EST
Your package pki-ra appears to include a file in /var/run or /var/lock. With an upcoming change in Rawhide these directories will now be mounted as tmpfs. For details about this change please consult http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/devel-announce/2010-November/000726.html For your package this means that you need add %ghost to all files that are placed in either of these two directories. Please make sure to make this change in time for the F15 cycle. For details about %ghost see http://www.rpm.org/max-rpm-snapshot/s1-rpm-inside-files-list-directives.html#S3-RPM-INSIDE-FLIST-GHOST-DIRECTIVE , for more information on the F15 feature see the feature page https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/var-run-tmpfs . If your package already uses %ghost on these files, feel free to close this bug report right-away. Sorry for this mass bug filing, and if you have any further questions, don't hesitate to ask on fedora-devel or ask me personally. Thank you, Lennart
Created attachment 476679 [details]
Use of '/etc/tmpfiles.d/pki-ra.conf' on subdirectories under '/var/run' and '/var/lock' . . .
Although the name of this bug is "Please Update Spec File to use %ghost on files in /var/run and /var/lock", since no 'files' (only 'subdirectories') are created by this package, the proposed solution to this bug was to provide "/etc/tmpfiles.d/pki-ra.conf" to create these subdirectories under the '/var/lock' and '/var/run' directories per the following directions:
# cd pki
# svn stat specs
# svn commit specs/pki-ra.spec
Transmitting file data .
Committed revision 1813.
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database. Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 19 development cycle.
Changing version to '19'.
(As we did not run this process for some time, it could affect also pre-Fedora 19 development
cycle bugs. We are very sorry. It will help us with cleanup during Fedora 19 End Of Life. Thank you.)
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