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Bug 1357821 - Make install fails second time without uninstall
Summary: Make install fails second time without uninstall
Alias: None
Product: GlusterFS
Classification: Community
Component: eventsapi
Version: mainline
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Aravinda VK
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Depends On:
Blocks: 1351589
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-07-19 10:08 UTC by Aravinda VK
Modified: 2017-03-27 18:18 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: glusterfs-3.9.0
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Last Closed: 2017-03-27 18:18:00 UTC
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Description Aravinda VK 2016-07-19 10:08:43 UTC
Description of problem:
Make install fails with File already exists error for $SBIN/gluster-eventsapi if run second time.

Comment 1 Aravinda VK 2016-07-19 10:17:17 UTC
Patch sent to Upstream

Comment 2 Vijay Bellur 2016-07-21 10:24:37 UTC
COMMIT: committed in master by Aravinda VK ( 
commit ec72746af0ee94c7b9b96fa7685490b02583f393
Author: Aravinda VK <>
Date:   Tue Jul 19 15:41:54 2016 +0530

    eventsapi: Fix make install issue second time
    If Symlink file $SBIN/gluster-eventsapi is not deleted,
    make install was failing when run second time(Without uninstall)
    With this patch, Symlink deleted before installing new symlink.
    BUG: 1357821
    Change-Id: I65e636f7b48ba9e81177f56c720ffc27e1f95fb3
    Signed-off-by: Aravinda VK <>
    Smoke: Gluster Build System <>
    CentOS-regression: Gluster Build System <>
    NetBSD-regression: NetBSD Build System <>
    Reviewed-by: Kotresh HR <>

Comment 3 Shyamsundar 2017-03-27 18:18:00 UTC
This bug is getting closed because a release has been made available that should address the reported issue. In case the problem is still not fixed with glusterfs-3.9.0, please open a new bug report.

glusterfs-3.9.0 has been announced on the Gluster mailinglists [1], packages for several distributions should become available in the near future. Keep an eye on the Gluster Users mailinglist [2] and the update infrastructure for your distribution.


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