[rear-users] Shortname vs longname causes "show log" to fail

Jeremy Laidman jlaidman at rebel-it.com.au
Wed Jul 16 07:06:33 CEST 2014


I've created issue #439.  Thanks.


On 15 July 2014 12:59, Gratien D'haese <gratien.dhaese at telenet.be> wrote:

> Hi Jeremy,
>
> Nice little bug - good that found it - do me a please and make an issue of
> this (copy/paste will do) as I will probably forget about it (I'm having my
> holidays and read only occationaly my mail).
>
> ------------------------------
> *From: *"Jeremy Laidman" <jlaidman at rebel-it.com.au>
> *To: *rear-users at lists.relax-and-recover.org
> *Sent: *Monday, July 14, 2014 8:45:55 AM
> *Subject: *[rear-users] Shortname vs longname causes "show log" to fail
>
>
> Hi
>
> Due to an error when trying to recover, I get a menu giving me several
> options, one of which is to view the log.  If I try, it gives me an error.
>  Turns out that it's trying to show me a logfile that has my server's FQDN
> instead of shortname.
>
> I think the shortname is what's supposed to be used (conf/default.conf
> sets HOSTNAME to "$(hostname -s)").  But it seems
> skel/default/etc/scripts/system-setup has this line:
>
>        (1) less /var/log/rear/rear-`uname -n`.log;;
>
> I think it should be using $HOSTNAME instead of `uname -n`.
>
> J
>
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