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Bug 852716 - www-misc/monitorix-3.14.0-r1 installs shell script that uses non-POSIX features
Summary: www-misc/monitorix-3.14.0-r1 installs shell script that uses non-POSIX features
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Pedro
Keywords: PullRequest
Depends on:
Blocks: 609070
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Reported: 2022-06-17 06:50 UTC by Agostino Sarubbo
Modified: 2023-01-16 22:26 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Runtime testing required: ---

build.log (build.log,44.43 KB, text/plain)
2022-06-17 06:50 UTC, Agostino Sarubbo

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Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2022-06-17 06:50:51 UTC

Issue: www-misc/monitorix-3.14.0 installs shell script that uses non-POSIX features.
Discovered on: amd64 (internal ref: tinderbox)
Comment 1 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2022-06-17 06:50:53 UTC
Created attachment 785885 [details]

build log and emerge --info
Comment 2 Pedro 2022-06-20 10:53:06 UTC
I suppose this line (12) on monitorix init.d script might be non-POSIX:
if [[ ! -e /etc/monitorix/monitorix.conf ]]; then

Have you identified any other lines in the code?
Comment 3 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2022-11-22 16:01:55 UTC
ci has reproduced this issue with version 3.14.0-r1 - Updating summary.
Comment 4 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2023-01-07 07:57:26 UTC
The bug has been referenced in the following commit(s):

commit 53cf3e6d17f6cd226c5a485d00475a0e9f28784a
Author:     Pedro Arizmendi <>
AuthorDate: 2022-12-07 23:19:33 +0000
Commit:     Joonas Niilola <>
CommitDate: 2023-01-07 07:57:23 +0000

    www-misc/monitorix: Version bump to v3.15.0
    - Updated ebuild for version v3.15.0.
    - Updated init.d script to be POSIX compliant.
    Signed-off-by: Pedro Arizmendi <>
    Signed-off-by: Joonas Niilola <>

 www-misc/monitorix/Manifest                |   1 +
 www-misc/monitorix/files/monitorix         |   4 +-
 www-misc/monitorix/monitorix-3.15.0.ebuild | 118 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 3 files changed, 121 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)