Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 7213
/usr/man/man1/rec.1 is a bogus symlink
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:11:16 EDT
After upgrading to RH 6.1, the sox package installs
/usr/man/man1/rec.1 as a symlink pointing to something like
It would be better if it could just use a relative symlink,
as in "ln -s play.1 /usr/man/man1/rec.1".
The problem this bogus symlink causes is that
/etc/cron.weekly/makewhatis.cron generates an error each week
to root, saying "Read file error: ./rec.1 No such file or directory"
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 5669 ***