Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 807020
update re-enables explicitly disabled nfs-idmap and nfs-lock services
Last modified: 2012-07-02 18:28:00 EDT
Created attachment 572852 [details]
patch to enable nfs services on install only, not on upgrade
Description of problem:
I have nfs-utils installed (for the occasional mounting of a remote NFS file
system) but do not wish to continuously run rpc.idmapd, rpc.bind, etc. So I have
disabled (via systemd) nfs-idmap and nfs-lock.
However, each time I update nfs-utils, these services get re-enabled, and end
up starting surreptitiously, behind my back, immediately after the next reboot :)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
On a fresh install (e.g. from DVD), disable nfs-idmap.service and nfs-lock.service, then update the system. nfs-idmap and nfs-lock will be
re-enabled by the nfs-utils rpm package update.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. install from DVD
2. systemctl disable nfs-idmap.service; systemctl disable nfs-lock.service
3. yum update
nfs-idmap.service and nfs-lock.service are running
nfs-idmap.service and nfs-lock.service should stay disabled
Please consider applying the attached patch.
nfs-utils-1.2.6-0.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
nfs-utils-1.2.5-7.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing nfs-utils-1.2.6-0.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
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nfs-utils-1.2.6-0.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
nfs-utils-1.2.5-8.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
nfs-utils-1.2.5-8.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.