Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 116909
fgrep gives false negatives
Last modified: 2009-01-07 11:10:36 EST
Description of problem:
fgrep fails to report some matches.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
2.5.1-25 (happens in 2.5.1-16 too)
Steps to Reproduce:
cat >a <<EOF
cat >b <<EOF
fgrep -w -f a b
Might be the cause of bug #97526.
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
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