DCC version 1.2.51

Gary Mills mills@cc.umanitoba.ca
Sun Sep 5 00:53:26 UTC 2004


On Wed, Sep 01, 2004 at 08:25:48PM -0600, Vernon Schryver wrote:
> Version 1.2.51 of the DCC source is in
> http://www.dcc-servers.net/dcc/source/dccd.tar.Z  and
> http://www.rhyolite.com/anti-spam/dcc/source/dccd.tar.Z

I just installed this version on my test server.  So far, it seems
to work normally.  However, I got these errors when starting it:

	# sh /etc/init.d/rcDCC start
	/usr/local/dcc/libexec/start-dccm: test: argument expected
	/usr/local/dcc/libexec/start-dccifd: test: argument expected

The culprit seems to be this code:

	if test ! -z "$GREY_CLIENT_ARGS"; then
	    if test -z `expr "X$GREY_CLIENT_ARGS" : '.*\(-G\)'`; then
	        GREY_CLIENT_ARGS="-G$GREY_CLIENT_ARGS"
	    fi

Following the instructions, I had put:

	GREY_CLIENT_ARGS=on

in dcc_conf.  This results in the backticked expression above
producing a null result.  My workaround was to change it to:

	GREY_CLIENT_ARGS=-Gon

-- 
-Gary Mills-    -Unix Support-    -U of M Academic Computing and Networking-



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