Bug 2300 - rcp fails to report source-file-not-found
rcp fails to report source-file-not-found
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rsh (Show other bugs)
4.2
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
ftp://ftp.mindspring.com/users/vallon...
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Reported: 1999-04-21 01:29 EDT by vallon
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-05-04 12:25:35 EDT
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Description vallon 1999-04-21 01:29:35 EDT
[Is this the right place for ppc.rpm bugs?]

Given host realhost and missing file no-file, "rcp no-file
realhost:." fails with a seg fault on ppc.

The problem is that the error function calls vfprintf
multiple times for a single va_start.  On ppc (at least),
vfprintf has side effects on va_list, and the second
vfprintf is no longer using the same args.

Reproducible on glibc-0.961212, MkLinux, rsh-0.10-2b.ppc.rpm
or rsh-0.10-24.ppc.rpm.

I'll submit a patch.  You should be able to find it at the
above URL.

------- Email Received From  Justin Vallon <vallon@mindspring.com> 04/21/99 01:44 -------
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-05-04 12:25:59 EDT
Fixed in rsh-0.10-26. Thanks for the patch.

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