Note: This is a beta release of Red Hat Bugzilla 5.0. The data contained within is a snapshot of the live data so any changes you make will not be reflected in the production Bugzilla. Also email is disabled so feel free to test any aspect of the site that you want. File any problems you find or give feedback here.
Bug 439087 - add geoipdb location to configuration file
Summary: add geoipdb location to configuration file
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: milter-greylist
Version: 8
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Enrico Scholz
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 456336 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-03-26 21:39 UTC by Ernesto Rapetti
Modified: 2009-03-13 22:25 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-01-09 06:15:27 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)

Description Ernesto Rapetti 2008-03-26 21:39:31 UTC
Description of problem:
The configuration file does not state where is located the GeoIP database, then
the milter adds lots of "GeoIP is not available" lines to syslog.

Version     : 4.0
Release     : 0.2.rc1.fc8

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install milter-greylist and sendmail
2. Start services

Actual results:
/var/log/maillog has a line with "GeoIP is not available" for every incoming message

Expected results:
That line should not be logged

Additional info:
As the file GeoIP.dat is included in package GeoIP, which is included as a
dependency in milter-greylist, the problem can be solved by adding this line to

geoipdb "/usr/share/GeoIP/GeoIP.dat"

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 10:16:32 UTC
This message is a reminder that Fedora 8 is nearing its end of life.
Approximately 30 (thirty) days from now Fedora will stop maintaining
and issuing updates for Fedora 8.  It is Fedora's policy to close all
bug reports from releases that are no longer maintained.  At that time
this bug will be closed as WONTFIX if it remains open with a Fedora 
'version' of '8'.

Package Maintainer: If you wish for this bug to remain open because you
plan to fix it in a currently maintained version, simply change the 'version' 
to a later Fedora version prior to Fedora 8's end of life.

Bug Reporter: Thank you for reporting this issue and we are sorry that 
we may not be able to fix it before Fedora 8 is end of life.  If you 
would still like to see this bug fixed and are able to reproduce it 
against a later version of Fedora please change the 'version' of this 
bug to the applicable version.  If you are unable to change the version, 
please add a comment here and someone will do it for you.

Although we aim to fix as many bugs as possible during every release's 
lifetime, sometimes those efforts are overtaken by events.  Often a 
more recent Fedora release includes newer upstream software that fixes 
bugs or makes them obsolete.

The process we are following is described here:

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 06:15:27 UTC
Fedora 8 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-01-07. Fedora 8 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug.

If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of 
Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version.

Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.

Comment 3 Xavier Bachelot 2009-03-13 22:25:19 UTC
*** Bug 456336 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.