Bug#620096: [guymager] Should take into account that non-required external utilites don't have to be installed.

Michael Prokop mika at debian.org
Wed Mar 30 08:41:38 UTC 2011

forwarded 620096 vogu00 at gmail.com

* Petr Gajdůšek [Wed Mar 30, 2011 at 02:11:13AM +0200]:

> Guymager recommends (but not depends on) hdparm and smartmontools, so it  
> should be taking into account that these don't need to be installed.

> Currently, if i.e. smartctl is not available and libpart is used,  
> guymager will fill columns for serial numbers with bash error "command  
> not found".

Thanks for this catch, CC-ing upstream.

Guy, can you catch such errors within guymager or should I add a
strict dependency on hdparm and smartmontools instead?

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