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Bug 196 - sndconfig fails if /tmp is separate partition
Summary: sndconfig fails if /tmp is separate partition
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sndconfig
Version: 5.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact:
: 352 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1998-11-25 16:42 UTC by Bill Nottingham
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:08 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-05-16 22:05:41 UTC

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Description Bill Nottingham 1998-11-25 16:42:50 UTC
see summary - programmer error.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1998-11-25 16:43:59 UTC
fixed in later release of sndconfig, available from

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 1998-12-08 19:46:59 UTC
*** Bug 196 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
WriteConfModules() in sndconfig.c uses rename() to move a
temporary conf.modules into place.  This fails when the
temporary file is not on the same filesystem as /etc.  (I
have a patch.)

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