Bug 888007 - logwatch a bit chatty with smartd
logwatch a bit chatty with smartd
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: logwatch (Show other bugs)
6.3
All Linux
unspecified Severity low
: rc
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Assigned To: Jan Synacek
Ondrej Hudlicky
: Patch
Depends On:
Blocks: 1162741
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Reported: 2012-12-17 14:58 EST by jcpunk
Modified: 2014-11-11 10:34 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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: 1162741 (view as bug list)
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Last Closed: 2013-09-10 09:40:13 EDT
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Patch (10.66 KB, patch)
2013-06-06 04:03 EDT, Jan Synacek
no flags Details | Diff
Patch (1.35 KB, patch)
2013-06-06 08:04 EDT, Jan Synacek
no flags Details | Diff
Reproducer (628 bytes, application/x-sh)
2013-06-06 08:14 EDT, Jan Synacek
no flags Details

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Description jcpunk 2012-12-17 14:58:08 EST
Description of problem: the logwatch summary of the smartd logs contains a few extra lines:

 **Unmatched Entries**
 smartd 5.42 2011-10-20 r3458 [x86_64-linux-2.6.32-279.14.1.el6.x86_64] (local build)
 Copyright (C) 2002-11 by Bruce Allen, http://smartmontools.sourceforge.net
 Device: /dev/sda, type changed from 'scsi' to 'sat'
 Device: /dev/sdb, type changed from 'scsi' to 'sat'
 Device: /dev/sdc, type changed from 'scsi' to 'sat'
 Device: /dev/sda [SAT], previous self-test completed without error
 Device: /dev/sdb [SAT], previous self-test completed without error
 Device: /dev/sdc [SAT], previous self-test completed without error

The current upstream version 7.4.0 does not have this behavior.


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):logwatch-7.3.6-49.el6


How reproducible: 100%


Steps to Reproduce:
1. restart smartd
2. run logwatch
3. read output
  
Actual results:
messages that can be filtered out are not


Expected results:
filtered messages


Additional info:
Comment 3 Jan Synacek 2013-01-09 05:57:05 EST
I've built a new package containing an updated smartd script.

http://people.redhat.com/jsynacek/logwatch/logwatch-7.3.6-50.el6.noarch.rpm (testing only)

Could you please test it?
Comment 4 jcpunk 2013-01-09 14:55:16 EST
works for me
Comment 6 Jan Synacek 2013-06-06 04:03:44 EDT
Created attachment 757538 [details]
Patch
Comment 8 Jan Synacek 2013-06-06 08:04:44 EDT
Created attachment 757641 [details]
Patch

Minimal patch
Comment 9 Jan Synacek 2013-06-06 08:14:25 EDT
Created attachment 757645 [details]
Reproducer

Reproducer

How to test:
1) sh test.sh
2 - before) output with **Unmatched Entries**
2 - after) no output
Comment 14 errata-xmlrpc 2013-09-10 09:40:13 EDT
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-2013-1247.html

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