[CentOS] upgrade 7.4 --> 7.5: dbus broken

Jonathan Billings billings at negate.org
Thu Jul 5 12:18:08 UTC 2018

On Thu, Jul 05, 2018 at 11:26:28AM +0200, Harald Dunkel wrote:
> After a manual fix I have that, too. Point is that for historic
> hosts this symlink doesn't exist. The upgrade fails due to dbus
> becoming unavailable. And the next reboot fails, too, because
> the symlink is not created automatically.
> Can you confirm this?

The /var/run symlink to /run is part of the 'filesystem' package, and
has existed as a symlink since 7.0.1406 was released:

$ rpmls -l http://vault.centos.org/7.0.1406/os/x86_64/Packages/filesystem-3.2-18.el7.x86_64.rpm |grep /var/run
lrwxrwxrwx  root     root     /var/run

Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>

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