Bug 2798

Summary: 550 Error performing glob with cd ~username via ftp
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: night
Component: wu-ftpdAssignee: Jay Turner <jturner>
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Version: 6.0CC: oreilly, srevivo
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Description night 1999-05-13 21:02:38 UTC
When ftp-ing to a new RedHat 6.0 box, I get the following

550 Error performing glob

when trying to do a "cd ~username" for any usernamne once
logged in NON-anonymously.

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-05-15 19:40:59 UTC
*** Bug 2672 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

cd ~ or any other use of ~ for home directory results in
error "Error performing glob".  I couldn't locate any config
info for adjusting this, and it used to work in 5.1.

Comment 2 Jay Turner 1999-05-19 17:00:59 UTC
Confirmed in wu-ftpd-2.4.2vr17-3 (from 6.0)

Comment 3 Jeff Johnson 1999-06-08 12:58:59 UTC
Fixed in wu-ftpd-2.5.0 errata. Thanks for the report.

Comment 4 Derek Tattersall 1999-06-08 14:38:59 UTC
Tested all archs 4.2, 5.2, 6.0 8 JUN 1999