Bug 670437 - Fail2ban can't start on OpenVZ host system
Summary: Fail2ban can't start on OpenVZ host system
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: fail2ban
Version: el5
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Adam Miller
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Whiteboard:
Keywords: Reopened
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2011-01-18 10:10 UTC by Jakub Jedelsky
Modified: 2014-08-15 18:59 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2014-08-15 18:59:57 UTC


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Suport for OpenVZ host server; check pid of running instance via vzpid (1013 bytes, patch)
2011-01-18 10:10 UTC, Jakub Jedelsky
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Description Jakub Jedelsky 2011-01-18 10:10:28 UTC
Created attachment 474013 [details]
Suport for OpenVZ host server; check pid of running instance via vzpid

Description of problem:
Fail2ban can't start on OpenVZ host server if any guest has a fail2ban instance started - because of PID check in init script.
Prepared patch for init script is added as attachment.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
0.8.4

How reproducible:
Start fail2ban on openvz host with guest running fail2ban too.
  
Actual results:
Can't start becouse of pid

Expected results:
Can start

Additional info:

Comment 1 Orion Poplawski 2014-03-18 00:12:47 UTC
I believe the getpid check is removed in 0.8.11-1.  Reopen if this is not fixed.

Comment 2 Orion Poplawski 2014-03-18 00:14:17 UTC
Ah crap, just saw this is for el5

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2014-07-21 23:13:18 UTC
fail2ban-0.8.13-1.el5 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 5.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/fail2ban-0.8.13-1.el5

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2014-07-22 18:10:03 UTC
Package fail2ban-0.8.13-1.el5:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=epel-testing fail2ban-0.8.13-1.el5'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-EPEL-2014-1996/fail2ban-0.8.13-1.el5
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2014-07-30 19:35:39 UTC
Package fail2ban-0.8.13-2.el5:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=epel-testing fail2ban-0.8.13-2.el5'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-EPEL-2014-1996/fail2ban-0.8.13-2.el5
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2014-08-15 18:59:57 UTC
fail2ban-0.8.13-2.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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