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FS#58362 - [systemd] [binfmt hook] hook not running when removing affected packages

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by James Kittsmiller (AJSlye) - Thursday, 26 April 2018, 18:27 GMT
Last edited by Buggy McBugFace (bugbot) - Saturday, 25 November 2023, 20:13 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Core
Status Closed
Assigned To Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Dave Reisner (falconindy)
Christian Hesse (eworm)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No


On uninstall of a package that contains a /binfmt.d/*.conf file, this hook is not currently triggered.
Personally, I think it should be.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Buggy McBugFace (bugbot)
Saturday, 25 November 2023, 20:13 GMT
Reason for closing:  Moved
Additional comments about closing: ackaging/packages/systemd/issues/3
Comment by Dave Reisner (falconindy) - Thursday, 26 April 2018, 18:53 GMT
Currently, running the hook on package removal isn't going to do anything useful. Are you asking for /usr/share/libalpm/scripts/systemd-hook to support unregistering the binfmt after the package is removed?
Comment by James Kittsmiller (AJSlye) - Thursday, 26 April 2018, 18:55 GMT
Yes, that is exactly what I'm asking for.
Operation = Remove
Comment by Buggy McBugFace (bugbot) - Tuesday, 08 August 2023, 19:11 GMT
This is an automated comment as this bug is open for more then 2 years. Please reply if you still experience this bug otherwise this issue will be closed after 1 month.