Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 81795
acct conversions broken on ia64
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:06:52 EST
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Description of problem:
the acct package is broken on architectures w/ 8 byte time_t
the utilities that read the account logs improperly convert
the start date of a process.
the details of the bug, and a patch that fixes one of the instantiations
can be found here:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run dump-acct as per above bug report
Care should also be taken to ensure any fixes do not change binary compatibility.
I had to be careful with prior bugs that were reported in psacct for issues