Bug 753079 - logrotate complains about cacti
Summary: logrotate complains about cacti
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: cacti
Version: 16
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Gwyn Ciesla
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2011-11-11 09:35 UTC by Tom Hughes
Modified: 2011-11-25 04:04 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2011-11-25 04:04:48 UTC
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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Bugzilla 680799 0 high CLOSED logrotate: Improper administration of log files located in world-writable directories 2021-02-22 00:41:40 UTC

Internal Links: 680799

Description Tom Hughes 2011-11-11 09:35:43 UTC
Description of problem:

When logrotate runs on a machine with cacti installs it complains about the ownership of the cacti logs.

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


How reproducible:

Every time logrotate runs.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run logrotate
2. See the error
Actual results:

error: skipping "/var/log/cacti/cacti.log" because parent directory has insecure permissions (It's world writable or writable by group which is not "root") Set "su" directive in config file to tell logrotate which user/group should be used for rotation.

Expected results:


Comment 1 Ken Dreyer 2011-11-11 15:59:40 UTC
Thanks, fixed in rawhide, via commit 77ee32e40c802e881bb7048e9d116578ec2d83cc . Koji is building cacti-0.8.7h-2.fc17 currently.

Are you using F15 or F16?

Comment 2 Tom Hughes 2011-11-11 16:01:18 UTC
I'm using F16 - the noise appeared after upgrading from F15.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2011-11-11 16:16:12 UTC
cacti-0.8.7h-2.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.

Comment 4 Ken Dreyer 2011-11-14 04:35:55 UTC
Thanks for the feedback in Bodhi.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2011-11-25 02:25:47 UTC
cacti-0.8.7h-2.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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