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Re: [suse-security] weird seccheck-0.9-35 behaviour
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On Fri, 07 Jul 2000, you wrote:
> Can someone tell me why "/usr/lib/secchk/security-control.sh daily"
> would be doing strange things... (See ps list below)
>
> I am using seccheck-0.9-35 on SuSE 6.4 with all available security options
> and updates.
> This machine also runs squid,sendmail,smtpd,AVP and BIND
>
> Any help would be appreciated
>
>
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> 26628 ? R 1089:38 \_ manpath -q
> 5075 ? S 0:00 /bin/sh -c test -x
> /usr/lib/secchk/security-control.sh && /usr/lib/secchk/security-control.sh
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Hello Pete,
I had the same problem with the script.
It got caught in an endless loop.

I asked Marc Heuse about it and this was the following was his suggestion.
It works fine now.

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remove the manpath line in /etc/csh.cshrc
the bug us in man.rpm which is activated by installing the aaabase security
update.

Greets,
Marc
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Marc Heuse

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