Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 179967
wget appends to ".listing" files on revisits
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:23 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; SV1)
Description of problem:
The listing of the downloaded directory in the .listing file which is created by wget when visting ftp sites and which remains if the --no-remove-listing or --miror option is used grows after each download. Wget is appending to the .listing file and not re-creating it as it did in previous versions. Version is wget-1.10.2-0.fc4.i386.rpm.
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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run wget with the --no-remove-listing or --mirror option on the same url twice and the .listing file will contain duplicate entries of the name(s) of the file(s) downloaded.
Actual Results: On the second visting the directory listing was appended to the previous .listing file.
Expected Results: The .listing file should be a single listing of the files in the directory of the url visited.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 179962 ***