Bug 966574 - "growpart" spits out a non-fatal error message on systems where partx does not support the "--help" option
Summary: "growpart" spits out a non-fatal error message on systems where partx does no...
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: cloud-utils
Version: el6
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Juerg Haefliger
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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: 966558 (view as bug list)
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2013-05-23 13:45 UTC by Jan van Eldik
Modified: 2013-12-20 16:52 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: cloud-utils-0.27-10.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-12-20 16:52:22 UTC
Type: Bug


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Description Jan van Eldik 2013-05-23 13:45:57 UTC
"growpart" spits out a non-fatal error message on systems where
partx does not support the "--help" option.

# /usr/bin/growpart /dev/vda 1
partx: unrecognized option '--help'
unknown option

This is with:

# rpm -qf /usr/bin/growpart
cloud-utils-0.27-3.el6.noarch

A trivial patch quiesces the script:

--- /usr/bin/growpart   2013-05-23 15:26:15.585033492 +0200
+++ /usr/bin/growpart-  2013-05-23 15:26:41.795992384 +0200
@@ -448,7 +448,7 @@
        fi
 
        if command -v partx >/dev/null 2>&1; then
-               partx --help 2>/dev/null | grep -q -- --update || {
+               partx --help | grep -q -- --update || {
                        reason="partx has no '--update' flag in usage."
                        found="off"
                }

Comment 1 Juerg Haefliger 2013-11-22 09:50:40 UTC
*** Bug 966558 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2013-11-22 10:09:53 UTC
cloud-utils-0.27-10.el6 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 6.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/cloud-utils-0.27-10.el6

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2013-11-23 02:37:28 UTC
Package cloud-utils-0.27-10.el6:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=epel-testing cloud-utils-0.27-10.el6'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-EPEL-2013-12172/cloud-utils-0.27-10.el6
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2013-12-20 16:52:22 UTC
cloud-utils-0.27-10.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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