Bug 86354 - upgrade of glibc packages causes anonftp %triggers to run, but they fail
upgrade of glibc packages causes anonftp %triggers to run, but they fail
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 85237
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anonftp (Show other bugs)
7.3
All Linux
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Assigned To: Thomas Woerner
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2003-03-20 04:38 EST by Bishop Clark
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:52 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 13:52:15 EST
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Description Bishop Clark 2003-03-20 04:38:27 EST
Description of problem:
Upgrade of glibc packages via rpm -Fvh causes this output:


Preparing...                ########################################### [100%]
   1:glibc-common           ########################################### [ 25%]
   2:glibc                  ########################################### [ 50%]
chmod: getting attributes of `/var/ftp/lib/libs.md5': Not a directory
touch: creating `/var/ftp/etc/ld.so.conf': No such file or directory
/sbin/ldconfig: Can't open configuration file /etc/ld.so.conf: No such file or
directory
/sbin/ldconfig: Can't create temporary cache file /etc/ld.so.cache~: No such
file or directory
error: execution of %trigger scriptlet from anonftp-4.0-9 failed, exit status 1
   3:glibc-devel            ########################################### [ 75%]
   4:nscd                   ########################################### [100%]

Consequently, the rpm-Fvh of glibc main package will report a FAILURE, and one's
RPMdb will have duplicate glibc package entries - NOT something one wants to
mess about with.

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

glibc-2.2.5-42
glibc-2.2.5-43
anonftp-4.0-9

How reproducible:

At least once.  I'm not doing this anywhere else, as I don't have any more
servers I'll risk potentially hosing.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -i anonftp-4.0-9*rpm
2. rpm -Fvh glibc-*2.2.5-43*rpm
3.
    
Actual results:
as above

Expected results:

Preparing...                ########################################### [100%]
   1:glibc-common           ########################################### [ 25%]
   2:glibc                  ########################################### [ 50%]
   3:glibc-devel            ########################################### [ 75%]
   4:nscd                   ########################################### [100%]

Additional info:
Comment 1 Thomas Woerner 2003-04-16 06:17:08 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 85237 ***
Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 13:52:15 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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