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Bug 1015924 - xzless report error reading xz file
xzless report error reading xz file
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xz (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
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Assigned To: Jindrich Novy
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: 1082639
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Reported: 2013-10-06 16:38 EDT by Frank Büttner
Modified: 2014-04-06 23:24 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: xz-5.1.2-8alpha.fc20
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2014-04-06 23:24:30 EDT
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Description Frank Büttner 2013-10-06 16:38:59 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):

How reproducible:
every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -qa |xz -z9 >/tmp/text.xz
2. LANG=C xzless /tmp/text.xz
3. press q

Actual results:
Error Message: /bin/xzless: line 49: test: 458 (POSIX regular expressions): integer expression expected

Expected results:
No error when press q on xzless
Comment 1 Pavel Raiskup 2013-10-08 09:04:24 EDT
Thanks for the report.  This was firstly fixed upstream by commit db5c1817fa
and more sane solution committed by 9e6dabcf22.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2014-04-02 04:58:42 EDT
xz-5.1.2-8alpha.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2014-04-03 00:06:35 EDT
Package xz-5.1.2-8alpha.fc20:
* 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.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2014-04-06 23:24:30 EDT
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.

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