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Bug in openfired linux start up script

The bug is with the openfired script in /opt/openfire/bin/extra used to start and stop the server on Linux.

There is a function execCommand() defined as.

function execCommand() { …

This is invalid in the bourne shell which the script claims to be #!/bin/sh at the top of the script.


is however valid for bash. I suspect that the test envionment (red

hat?) has /bin/sh mapped to /bin/bash where this definition is valid.

I suggest just removing the function keyword and it will work for sh and bash.

I’m running on Ubuntu and it doesn’t have sh mapped to bash.

Opened JM-1185 for this issue.

Fixed in r9497.