[CentOS] mock %post(pam) failure

Farkas Levente lfarkas at lfarkas.org
Tue Apr 14 12:55:11 UTC 2009

Rex Dieter wrote:
> Rex Dieter wrote:
>> Stuart Jansen wrote:
>>> I recently upgraded an internal build server from C5.2 to C5.3 and now
>>> I'm experiencing problems initializing the mock buildroot. Specifically,
>>> I'm getting the following error:
>>> ------
>>> /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.77062: line 6: cat: command not found
>>> /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.77062: line 7: rm: command not found
>>> /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.77062: line 22: install: command not found
>>> /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.77062: line 25: install: command not found
>>> error: %post(pam- scriptlet failed, exit status 127
>>> ---
>> I saw this in my f10 buildroots hosted on centos 5.2.
>> several bugs:
>> 1.  rpm/yum (on the buildhost) not respecting pam's
>> Requires(post): coreutils
>> 2.  pam's scriptlets unsafe and not ending with ||:
>> 3.  rpm/yum (on the buildhost) exiting with error-code on a scriptlet
>> failure (and mock aborting because of it).  I'm fairly certain recent
>> rpm/yum on fedora no longer suffers from this.
>> I emailed pam's maintainers about item 2 ~6 months ago, but I don't see it
>> implemented yet.  I guess I never filed a bug, will do now.
> interestingly, I can no longer reproduce this failure myself on a recently
> upgraded centos-5.3 box using mock-0.9.14 (from epel).

i've got exactly the same thing and not able to solve it.
some can tell me what was the solution for him?
thanks in advance.

  Levente                               "Si vis pacem para bellum!"

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