Bug#368610: ssl-cert install failure
* Adam Conrad <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2006-05-24 09:40]:
> Actually, on second thought, I don't see how this can happen. Those
> files should be generated earlier in the postinst before we try to
> chmod/chgrp them. Does /etc/ssl/private not exist on that machine when
> openssl is installed?
Hm, that's interesting. I cannot reproduce this in a chroot on i386
but I see it on sparc. /etc/ssl/private is there, yes, but
sh-3.1# apt-get install ssl-cert
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree... Done
The following extra packages will be installed:
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 1010kB of archives.
After unpacking 2437kB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
WARNING: The following packages cannot be authenticated!
Install these packages without verification [y/N]? y
Get:1 http://ftp.de.debian.org sid/main openssl 0.9.8b-2 [1000kB]
Get:2 http://ftp.de.debian.org sid/main ssl-cert 1.0.13 [9522B]
Fetched 1010kB in 4s (210kB/s)
Preconfiguring packages ...
Selecting previously deselected package openssl.
(Reading database ... 6998 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking openssl (from .../openssl_0.9.8b-2_sparc.deb) ...
Creating directory /etc/ssl
Selecting previously deselected package ssl-cert.
Unpacking ssl-cert (from .../ssl-cert_1.0.13_all.deb) ...
Setting up openssl (0.9.8b-2) ...
Setting up ssl-cert (1.0.13) ...
chgrp: cannot access `/etc/ssl/private/ssl-cert-snakeoil.key': No such file or directory
chmod: cannot access `/etc/ssl/private/ssl-cert-snakeoil.key': No such file or directory
dpkg: error processing ssl-cert (--configure):
subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
sh-3.1# ls -l /etc/ssl/private/