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Bug 78225 - [patch] First-time squid run crashes if no DNS
Summary: [patch] First-time squid run crashes if no DNS
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: squid
Version: 1.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jay Fenlason
QA Contact:
Depends On:
Blocks: 79579
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-20 12:42 UTC by Robin Green
Modified: 2014-08-31 23:24 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-01-15 20:58:24 UTC

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Description Robin Green 2002-11-20 12:42:31 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.2b) Gecko/20021018

Description of problem:
When I ran squid for the first time it kept crashing on startup. I was not
online at the time. I traced the problem to a bug in startup script, see below.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Didn't try

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Disconnect from network
2. Reinstall squid, deleting cache
3. Start squid

Actual Results:  Squid crashes when creating cache


--- squid~      Thu Jul 18 09:49:56 2002
+++ squid       Wed Nov 20 12:30:20 2002
@@ -52,7 +52,7 @@
     for adir in $CACHE_SWAP; do
         if [ ! -d $adir/00 ]; then
             echo -n "init_cache_dir $adir... "
-            $SQUID -z -F 2>/dev/null
+            $SQUID -z -F -D 2>/dev/null
     echo -n $"Starting $prog: "

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-01-15 20:58:24 UTC
will be added in 2.5.STABLE1-1, thx!

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