Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 14907
gftp: assertion fails at beginning of FTP upload
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:57 EDT
When running gftp and connecting to localhost,
on every file upload, the following assertion failure error is output to the console:
** CRITICAL **: file rfc959.c: line 569 (rfc959_get_file_size): assertion `request->sockfd != NULL' failed.
However, the file uploads seem to work OK.
This version (2.0.7pre3) works the best of recent versions.
Please do *not* upgrade to version 2.0.7 (final) -- it has numerous problems and is
This defect is considered MUST-FIX for Winston Gold-release
The upstream maintainer says this bug is fixed in the latest version, along with
a number of others, and that the first 2.0.7 had some serious bug that a lot
of people encountered but that is now fixed and it should be stable.
However I'm not sure if we can upgrade at this point in the release cycle, I'm