Bug 817093 - Educate sos in the ways of /etc/multipath/
Educate sos in the ways of /etc/multipath/
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: sos (Show other bugs)
6.4
All Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Bryn M. Reeves
David Kutálek
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Reported: 2012-04-27 12:42 EDT by Bryn M. Reeves
Modified: 2013-02-21 05:57 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: sos-2.2-30.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Cause: Previous versions of multipath stored path binding data directly in either /etc or the /var/lib directories. Recent versions have moved this to the subdirectory /etc/multipath to allow more consistent SELinux labelling of multipath files. Consequence: Previous versions of sos did not capture the files now stored in this location. Fix: The devicemapper module has been extended to also include the /etc/multipath directory contents. Result: Full bindings data is now captured on hosts using the new directory layout.
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Last Closed: 2013-02-21 05:57:14 EST
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Description Bryn M. Reeves 2012-04-27 12:42:29 EDT
Description of problem:
The /etc/multipath directory has been made the official blessed home of the bindings file (and possibly other multipath-specific configuration in the future).

Sos should be collecting the whole thing.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
sos-2.2-*

How reproducible:
100%

Steps to Reproduce:
1. grep -r '\/etc\/multipath' /usr/lib/python-*/site-packages/sos
  
Actual results:
        self.addCopySpec("/etc/multipath.conf")

Expected results:
        self.addCopySpec("/etc/multipath.conf")
        self.addCopySpec("/etc/multipath/")

Additional info:
Also needs fixing upstream.
Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2012-07-10 02:57:39 EDT
This request was not resolved in time for the current release.
Red Hat invites you to ask your support representative to
propose this request, if still desired, for consideration in
the next release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2012-07-10 21:58:25 EDT
This request was erroneously removed from consideration in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4, which is currently under development.  This request will be evaluated for inclusion in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4.
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2013-02-21 05:57:14 EST
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2013-0474.html

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