[Pkg-varnish-devel] Bug#659005: varnish: dash possibly breaks 'cc_command' option in /etc/default/varnish

Cosimo Streppone cosimo at streppone.it
Tue Feb 7 11:32:19 UTC 2012

Package: varnish
Version: 2.1.3-8
Severity: normal
Tags: patch

If you specify a custom "cc_command" option in the /etc/default/varnish
defaults file, and your default shell is /bin/dash,
then varnish will fail to startup.

Here's why I think this happens and a patch to /etc/init.d/varnish
that fixes the problem in a sort of hackish way.


Even more details:



-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
   APT prefers squeeze-updates
   APT policy: (500, 'squeeze-updates'), (500, 'squeeze-security'), (500,  
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.38-13-generic (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash


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