Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1015924
xzless report error reading xz file
Last modified: 2014-04-06 23:24:30 EDT
Description of problem:
When read an xz compressed text file via xzless an error will occur when I close the file.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -qa |xz -z9 >/tmp/text.xz
2. LANG=C xzless /tmp/text.xz
3. press q
Error Message: /bin/xzless: line 49: test: 458 (POSIX regular expressions): integer expression expected
No error when press q on xzless
Thanks for the report. This was firstly fixed upstream by commit db5c1817fa
and more sane solution committed by 9e6dabcf22.
xz-5.1.2-8alpha.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 20 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing xz-5.1.2-8alpha.fc20'
as soon as you are able to.
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xz-5.1.2-8alpha.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.