Bug 110239 - escape sequences in filenames (ls)
escape sequences in filenames (ls)
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: busybox (Show other bugs)
s390x Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2003-11-17 09:43 EST by Karsten Hopp
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-06-14 05:49:54 EDT
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this patch works for me and disables color-ls (8.94 KB, patch)
2004-03-19 18:29 EST, Karsten Hopp
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Description Karsten Hopp 2003-11-17 09:43:29 EST
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Description of problem:
busybox ls writes escapes sequences (colors ?) before filenames when
used in a 3270 terminal during mainframe installation.
export TERM=dumb doesn't help.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. start mainframe installation
2. try to list directories in 3270 terminal
3. have to fall back to echo * to get readable directory listings

Actual Results:  # ls -1 /
 �1;36mbin �0m 
 �1;34mdev �0m 
 �1;34metc �0m 
 �1;34mlib �0m 
 �1;34mlib64 �0m 
 �1;32mlinuxrc �0m 
 �1;34mlost+found �0m
 �1;34mmnt �0m 
 �1;34mmnt1 �0m 
 �1;34mmodules �0m 
 �1;34mproc �0m 
 �1;34msbin �0m 
 �1;34mtmp �0m 
 �1;34musr �0m 
 �1;34mvar �0m 

Expected Results:  normal listings

Additional info:
Comment 2 Daniel Walsh 2004-01-05 17:08:17 EST
busybox-1.0.0-pre5 is in the pool.  Does this one show this behavior.
Comment 3 Karsten Hopp 2004-03-19 14:32:37 EST
Started looking at the mainframe installer again with the FC2 
ls still prints lots of escape sequences and makes the output 
Tested with busybox-1.00.pre5-3 
Comment 4 Karsten Hopp 2004-03-19 18:29:01 EST
Created attachment 98698 [details]
this patch works for me and disables color-ls

patch against busybox-1_00_pre5-3
Comment 5 Karsten Hopp 2004-06-14 05:49:54 EDT
current busybox is ok 

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