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IV68407: AIXPERT ROOTCRNJOBCK CHECKS WRONG FILES APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The /etc/security/aixpert/bin/rootcrnjobck script which
    is
    used to verify the entries in the root crontab are
    actually
    owned by and writable by root. The problem is that the
    script uses the whereis command which may return a path
    which does not necessarily correspond to the path of the
    script/binary referred in crontab.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • rootcrnjobck may give a wrong path for few files and may fail
    to run
    

Problem conclusion

  • remove the line wherecronjob is assigned to edit the path in
     the rootcrnjobck script with which
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV70065
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV68401
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV68048
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV68407
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV68407

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2015-01-08

  • Closed date

    2015-01-08

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-30

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

    IV68048

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U865847

       UP15/05/19 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV68407

Modified date: 30 September 2015