Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 978798
exim-clamav typo results in spurious /0750 directory
Last modified: 2014-02-05 16:59:21 EST
Description of problem:
The postinstall scriptlet of the exim-clamav package has a typo that
results in a directory /0750 being created.
Version-Release number of selected component:
exim-4.80.1-3.fc18 # SRPM
(Also exists in F19/F20)
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install exim-clamav
2. ls -ldF /0750
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 Apr 21 23:03 /0750/
No such bogus directory
To see why, look at the postinstall scriptlet:
# rpm -q --scripts exim-clamav
postinstall scriptlet (using /bin/sh):
/bin/mkdir -p 0750 /var/run/clamd.exim
The 'mkdir' command should be:
/bin/mkdir -p -m 0750 /var/run/clamd.exim
(Nonetheless, /var/run/clamd.exim does end up mode 0750, because it's in
the package manifest that way.)
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