Bug 858733 - nc should require socat
Summary: nc should require socat
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nmap
Version: 18
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Petr Šabata
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2012-09-19 14:19 UTC by Martin Kletzander
Modified: 2012-12-20 15:33 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-12-20 15:33:41 UTC


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Description Martin Kletzander 2012-09-19 14:19:20 UTC
Description of problem:
The package 'nc' doesn't require package 'socat' that's needed for running 'nc' with '-U' option.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
nmap-ncat-6.01-4.fc18.x86_64

How reproducible:
100%

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install minimal Fedora 18 (I used 'text' installation)
2. Install nmap-ncap
3. Run nc with unix socket (e.g. nc -U /), path doesn't matter.
  
Actual results:
# nc -U /
/bin/nc: line 5: exec: socat: not found


Expected results:
# nc -U /
2012/09/19 13:58:10 socat[614] E open("/", 02002, 0666): Is a directory


Additional info:
Adding socat as a requirement in the spec file should be enough, I guess.

Comment 1 Petr Šabata 2012-10-02 13:17:22 UTC
Hmm, I see socat is required by the base nmap package (which doesn't get pulled in by nmap-ncat).  This is a trivial fix...

(Also, correcting the component.)

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-10-02 14:09:13 UTC
nmap-6.01-7.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/nmap-6.01-7.fc18

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-10-02 19:48:25 UTC
Package nmap-6.01-7.fc18:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing nmap-6.01-7.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2012-15214/nmap-6.01-7.fc18
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-12-20 15:33:43 UTC
nmap-6.01-7.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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