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Bug 10186 - telnet gives illegal instruction on absurdly long hostname
telnet gives illegal instruction on absurdly long hostname
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: telnet (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Florian La Roche
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Reported: 2000-03-15 13:08 EST by Zach Beane
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-03-15 13:08:48 EST
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Description Zach Beane 2000-03-15 13:08:48 EST
Here's a transcript:

$ telnet
www.whitetail-deer-hunting-guides-maine-lodges-camps-new-england.com 80
Illegal instruction

Yuck, eh? This gives a segfault in RH 6.1.92.
Comment 1 Henri Schlereth 2000-07-13 23:24:49 EDT
fixed in telnet-0.16-6

telnet www.whitetail-deer-hunting-guides-maine-lodges-camps-new-england.com 80
www.whitetail-deer-hunting-guides-maine-lodges-camps-new-england.com: Unknown host

Henri J. Schlereth

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