[Pkg-aide-maintainers] Bug#631398: Bug#631398: aideinit fails: Error in expression

Hannes von Haugwitz hannes at vonhaugwitz.com
Thu Jun 23 17:58:00 UTC 2011

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On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 11:09:09AM -0400, Zed Pobre wrote:
> I cannot initialize the aide database on a fresh Squeeze build.
> Running "aideinit" results in lines like the following:
> Running aide --init...
> 471:Error in expression:�Qe
> Configuration error
> AIDE --init return code 17
> The characters that follow "Eror in expression" change from run to
> run, though they always seem to start with that inverse-text
> questionmark symbol.  That text does not appear in
> /var/lib/aide/aide.conf.autogenerated, nor does there appear to be any
> special unicode character on line 471.

The wrong expression output is caused by a upstream bug which has
been fixed[0] in aide 0.16a1.

Could you please send me the content of the lines 469 to 473 in
/var/lib/aide/aide.conf.autogenerated ?



[0] http://aide.git.sourceforge.net/git/gitweb.cgi?p=aide/aide;a=commit;h=5075146a25392a364f5ea248ff8d05b480a2d447

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