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Bug #52

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newaliases not run after install

Added by bsd_usr almost 16 years ago. Updated over 12 years ago.

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Greetings,

I wanted to make note that newaliases doesn't seem to be run after
installation.

How did I find this bug? Well, I installed DragonFlyBSD 1.4 (overwriting
DragonFlyBSD Preview) yesterday because I wanted to do a nice clean
installation. I came to work this morning and found this in my logs:

Jan 10 03:02:25 www sm-mta74783: k0AB2PmO074783: SYSERR: hash
map "Alias0": missing map file /etc/mail/aliases.db: No such file or
directory
Jan 10 03:02:25 www sm-mta74787: k0AB2PDj074787: SYSERR: hash
map "Alias0": missing map file /etc/mail/aliases.db: No such file or
directory
Jan 10 03:02:25 www sm-mta74789: k0AB2PmO074783: SYSERR: hash
map "Alias0": missing map file /etc/mail/aliases.db: No such file or
directory
Jan 10 03:02:25 www sm-mta74791: k0AB2PDj074787: SYSERR: hash
map "Alias0": missing map file /etc/mail/aliases.db: No such file or
directory

It's not a huge deal. After running newalises, everything seemed fine
although it seems like that's something that should be done
automatically upon installation.

Thanks,

Joseph Garcia

Actions #1

Updated by dillon almost 16 years ago

:
:
:Greetings,
:
:I wanted to make note that newaliases doesn't seem to be run after
:installation.
:
:How did I find this bug? Well, I installed DragonFlyBSD 1.4 (overwriting
:DragonFlyBSD Preview) yesterday because I wanted to do a nice clean
:installation. I came to work this morning and found this in my logs:
:
:Jan 10 03:02:25 www sm-mta74783: k0AB2PmO074783: SYSERR: hash
:map "Alias0": missing map file /etc/mail/aliases.db: No such file or
:directory
:Jan 10 03:02:25 www sm-mta74787: k0AB2PDj074787: SYSERR: hash
:map "Alias0": missing map file /etc/mail/aliases.db: No such file or
:directory
:Jan 10 03:02:25 www sm-mta74789: k0AB2PmO074783: SYSERR: hash
:map "Alias0": missing map file /etc/mail/aliases.db: No such file or
:directory
:Jan 10 03:02:25 www sm-mta74791: k0AB2PDj074787: SYSERR: hash
:map "Alias0": missing map file /etc/mail/aliases.db: No such file or
:directory
:
:It's not a huge deal. After running newalises, everything seemed fine
:although it seems like that's something that should be done
:automatically upon installation.
:
:Thanks,
:
:Joseph Garcia

Yup, it should have and didn't.  I'll add it to the errata.
-Matt
Matthew Dillon
<>
Actions #2

Updated by bsd_usr almost 16 years ago

Matthew Dillon wrote:

Yup, it should have and didn't. I'll add it to the errata.

-Matt
Matthew Dillon
<>

I have a feeling that this occured in 1.2 as well. It's just a feeling.
It's been a long while since I installed 1.2 and there's no reason to go
back anyway, but I think it could be an old bug or something. Just
thought I'd let you know.

Joseph Garcia

Actions #3

Updated by dillon almost 16 years ago

:
:Matthew Dillon wrote:
:
:>
:> Yup, it should have and didn't. I'll add it to the errata.
:>
:> -Matt
:> Matthew Dillon
:> <>
:
:I have a feeling that this occured in 1.2 as well. It's just a feeling.
:It's been a long while since I installed 1.2 and there's no reason to go
:back anyway, but I think it could be an old bug or something. Just
:thought I'd let you know.
:
:Joseph Garcia

Yah. its one of those bugs that I think a lot of people noticed,
but then just did 'newalias' and forgot about it.
-Matt
Matthew Dillon
&lt;&gt;
Actions #4

Updated by tuxillo over 13 years ago

As I've doing some new DF fresh install on my test machine, I've installed
1.12.0 and 1.12.2 recently and I have not encountered this problem with aliases.

Actions #5

Updated by corecode almost 13 years ago

bug reappeared. we need to run newaliases when populating ${DESTDIR}/etc, I
believe.

Actions #6

Updated by swildner over 12 years ago

Fixed by 03e2a3c5ec51df1be822987bcc021bccfbd23801

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