Bug 1054887 - Text file misidentified as .PIC image
Summary: Text file misidentified as .PIC image
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 980941
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: file
Version: 6.5
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Jan Kaluža
QA Contact: BaseOS QE Security Team
Depends On:
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Reported: 2014-01-17 16:56 UTC by Hubert Kario
Modified: 2014-02-05 07:44 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2014-02-05 07:44:31 UTC
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misidentified file (65 bytes, text/plain)
2014-01-17 16:56 UTC, Hubert Kario
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Description Hubert Kario 2014-01-17 16:56:05 UTC
Created attachment 851727 [details]
misidentified file

Description of problem:
.hmac files are sometimes misidentified as PIC images.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Always with attached file

Steps to Reproduce:
1. file .libcrypto.so.1.0.1e.hmac

Actual results:
/tmp/.libcrypto.so.1.0.1e.hmac: Bio-Rad .PIC Image File 25908 x 13413, 13412 images in file

Expected results:
/tmp/.libcrypto.so.1.0.1e.hmac: ASCII text

Additional info:

Comment 2 Jan Kaluža 2014-01-20 08:57:45 UTC
This can be fixed by Bio-Rad part of following upstream commit:


Comment 3 Jan Kaluža 2014-02-05 07:44:31 UTC
I've just found out there's duplicate of this bug already, I'm closing this bug as a duplicate of 980941.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 980941 ***

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