Bug 862240 - Bacula-storage-common wrongly removes alternatives for bcopy during update.
Bacula-storage-common wrongly removes alternatives for bcopy during update.
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: bacula (Show other bugs)
6.3
Unspecified Unspecified
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Lukáš Nykrýn
Tomas Dolezal
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Reported: 2012-10-02 08:06 EDT by Lukáš Nykrýn
Modified: 2012-11-18 23:15 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: bacula-5.0.0-12.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Cause: Post scriptlet in bacula-storage-common do /usr/sbin/alternatives --remove bacula-sd. Consequence: Link to bcopy.{mysql,sqlite,postgresql} does not exist after update. Fix: Do not remove these links in storage-common package, but in storage-{mysql,sqlite,postgresql} Result: Link to bcopy.{mysql,sqlite,postgresql} does not disappear after update.
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Last Closed: 2012-11-18 23:15:29 EST
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Patch for spec file (1.83 KB, patch)
2012-10-02 08:08 EDT, Lukáš Nykrýn
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Description Lukáš Nykrýn 2012-10-02 08:06:01 EDT
Description of problem:
Post scriptlet in bacula-storage-common do /usr/sbin/alternatives --remove bacula-sd.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
5.0.0-9

Steps to Reproduce:
1. update bacula-sd
2. /usr/sbin/alternatives --display bacula-sd
  
Actual results:
link does not exist

Expected results:
link should exist

Additional info:
Missing link can lead to problems during package removal.
Workaround for this issue is to manually add link before uninstall, for example:
/usr/sbin/alternatives --install /usr/sbin/bcopy bacula-sd /usr/sbin/bcopy.sqlite 40
Comment 1 Lukáš Nykrýn 2012-10-02 08:08:35 EDT
Created attachment 620258 [details]
Patch for spec file
Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2012-11-18 23:15:29 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-2012-1469.html

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