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Bug 2925 - trn needs /usr/bin/inews, not /usr/lib/news/inews
Summary: trn needs /usr/bin/inews, not /usr/lib/news/inews
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 2646
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: trn
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-05-19 09:25 UTC by Han-Wen Nienhuys
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:09 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 1999-05-19 15:17:20 UTC

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Description Han-Wen Nienhuys 1999-05-19 09:25:09 UTC
When posting trn (the Pnews program
needs /usr/lib/news/inews), but that lives under /usr/bin

Screen shot
  Check spelling, Send, Abort, Edit, or List? s
  /usr/bin/Pnews: /usr/lib/news/inews: No such file or

Setting a symlink brings up another problem: you have to
have inn installed.

  Check spelling, Send, Abort, Edit, or List? s
  Cannot open /etc/news/inn.conf

apparently the inn and trn package don't have appropriate
dependencies set

Comment 1 Derek Tattersall 1999-05-19 14:08:59 UTC
Verified 19 MAY 1999 DLT, via attemted post to alt.test.

Comment 2 Derek Tattersall 1999-05-19 14:09:59 UTC
trn was Mike's package.  Assignment to Cristian in lieu of any other

Comment 3 Jeff Johnson 1999-05-19 15:17:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2646 ***

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