Bug 92426 - minor bug in /etc/rc.d/rc with subsystems with a number greater than 99
Summary: minor bug in /etc/rc.d/rc with subsystems with a number greater than 99
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts   
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Version: 8.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-06-06 00:00 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:36 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-06-06 00:58:52 UTC
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Description Need Real Name 2003-06-06 00:00:44 UTC
Description of problem:
if a subsystem in /etc/rc.d/rc*.d/ has a number greater than 99, the file
/etc/rc.d/rc will incorrectly parse the filename.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
8.0, current?

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. create a subsystem file called /etc/rc.d/init.d/postfix and link it to
2. make the file executable and of the same general form as all files in
3. reboot the machine
Actual results:

Starting 0postfix:                [OK]

Expected results:

Starting postfix:                  [OK]

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-06-06 00:52:07 UTC
I'm fairly sure that the standard is defined for only 2 numbers. Hence, that
parses as a '0postfix' service that starts at position 35.

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