Bug 174363 - RHEL3: rcp outputs negative file size when over 2GB
RHEL3: rcp outputs negative file size when over 2GB
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: rsh (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Karel Zak
Ben Levenson
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Blocks: 178252 187539
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Reported: 2005-11-28 10:11 EST by Karel Zak
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2006-0231
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Last Closed: 2006-03-29 15:55:41 EST
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Description Karel Zak 2005-11-28 10:11:24 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #174045 +++

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Description of problem:
Rcp generates a negative number as the file size when size is over 2GB.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.rcp file_over_2GB_in_size remotehost

Actual Results:  depends on client, but generally causes big problem because
client gets negative file size

Expected Results:  rcp should proceed normally

Additional info:

POlease don't tell me to use scp - this is a bug about rcp.

-- Additional comment from jw203198@hotmail.com on 2005-11-23 19:33 EST --
Created an attachment (id=121428)
Changes faulty %lld into a %llu, and enables largefile support

-- Additional comment from kzak@redhat.com on 2005-11-24 04:54 EST --
Thanks. Fixed in devel (FC5) branche. I'm going to fix it in FC4 next week.

-- Additional comment from kzak@redhat.com on 2005-11-28 10:04 EST --
FC4 version has been fixed. Note -- this report is also valid for RHEL3|4.
Comment 1 Kenneth Topp 2006-01-13 12:40:26 EST
is it also valid for krb5-workstation's rcp??
Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-03-29 15:55:41 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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