Bug 163416 - /usr/sbin/system-install-packages fails if cwd has spaces in name
/usr/sbin/system-install-packages fails if cwd has spaces in name
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 151621
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-packages (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
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Reported: 2005-07-15 21:27 EDT by Edward J. Huff
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-21 16:02:49 EDT
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Description Edward J. Huff 2005-07-15 21:27:29 EDT
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Description of problem:
exec python /usr/share/system-config-packages/SinglePackageWindow.py $*

should read

exec python /usr/share/system-config-packages/SinglePackageWindow.py "$*"


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
system-config-packages-1.2.25-1

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. mkdir 'two words'
2. cd 'two words'
3. /usr/bin/system-install-packages $(pwd)/foo.rpm


Actual Results:  After entering root password, got an alert:

Could not open package.
The file '/home/user/two' could not be read.
Make sure you have ...


Expected Results:  After entering root password, got an alert:

Could not open package.
The file '/home/user/two words/foo.rpm' could not be read.
Make sure you have ...


Additional info:

fgrep '$*' /usr/sbin/* shows a number of similar bugs.
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-09-21 16:02:49 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 151621 ***

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