[csw-maintainers] Package removal cswcpsampleconf failure mode

Maciej (Matchek) Blizinski maciej at opencsw.org
Mon Aug 31 18:28:09 CEST 2009

On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 4:50 PM, Philip Brown<phil at bolthole.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 30, 2009 at 1:54 AM, Maciej (Matchek)
> Blizinski<maciej at opencsw.org> wrote:
>> I think I discovered a failure mode of cswcpsampleconf. The
>> configuration removal script assumes that the *.CSW configuration file
>> is there on the disk. The file might be gone if there was a previous,
>> unsuccessful attempt of package removal, which failed at the
>> postremove stage. In this case, all the files are gone (foo.conf.CSW
>> file is not there), but the class script will be executed again at the
>> next attempt to remove the package. It's going to look for the .CSW
>> file and fail.
>> I tried to find the cswclassutils or classutils project in mantis, but
>> there doesn't seem to be one. Against which project do I file a bug?
> cswcpsampleconf is in cswclassutils, so file a bug in there.
> not sure why you're having problems finding it in mantis.
> Starting from a different point,
> http://www.opencsw.org/packages/cswclassutils
> I click on the "view bugs about the software package" link
> This successfully takes me to the "cswclassutils" section in mantis.

Ah, I was clicking the "Contact maintainer" button. At the time of
writing, I'm sure I scrolled very carefully through the project list
<select> field, and couldn't find 'cswclassutils' or 'classutils'. No
idea why.

Anyway, thanks! Bug created.


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