Bug 735871 - debugmode debug.csh invalid character class
Summary: debugmode debug.csh invalid character class
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts
Version: 15
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-09-05 21:08 UTC by Charles R. Anderson
Modified: 2014-03-17 03:28 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: initscripts-9.33-1.fc16
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2011-10-17 00:46:16 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
patch to fix problem (492 bytes, patch)
2011-09-05 21:11 UTC, Charles R. Anderson
no flags Details | Diff

Description Charles R. Anderson 2011-09-05 21:08:52 UTC
Description of problem:

Due to an invalid grep character class specification in /etc/profile.d/debug.csh, and error message appears on login.  The debugging environment variables fail to be set.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. tcsh
2. source  /etc/profile.d/debug.csh.orig 
3. env | grep MALLOC

Actual results:

>source /etc/profile.d/debug.csh.orig 
grep: character class syntax is [[:space:]], not [:space:]
>env | grep MALLOC

Expected results:

>source /etc/profile.d/debug.csh.fixed 
>env | grep MALLOC

Comment 1 Charles R. Anderson 2011-09-05 21:11:05 UTC
Created attachment 521546 [details]
patch to fix problem

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2011-09-05 21:56:08 UTC
Already fixed in upstream commit da288758df2be2c16593c9afa230984495146eb4, will go out in a bugfix rollup update at some point in the moderately near future.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2011-10-12 21:16:11 UTC
initscripts-9.33-1.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2011-10-13 18:12:45 UTC
Package initscripts-9.33-1.fc16:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing initscripts-9.33-1.fc16'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2011-10-17 00:46:16 UTC
initscripts-9.33-1.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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