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Cisco Bug: CSCuq29534 - SUID recommendation for nfacctd creates some problems

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Dec 12, 2016

Products (1)

  • Cisco WAN Automation Engine (WAE)

Known Affected Releases

5.6.3 6.0

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Symptom:
Unreadable traffix matrix tables.

Conditions:
In the Advanced_Collector_Configuration_Guide.pdf user guide, chapter 6 Flow Collection, page 6-3, Configuration section.

The SUID recommendation for nfacctd creates some problems.  All temp and log files become owned by root, and other users cannot read them.  Since the traffix matrix tables are unreadable, we can't access them with `flow_get`.
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