Bug 231206 - seq considers format "%02d" illegal
Summary: seq considers format "%02d" illegal
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Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: coreutils
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tim Waugh
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2007-03-06 19:10 UTC by Horst H. von Brand
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-03-07 09:06:50 UTC


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Description Horst H. von Brand 2007-03-06 19:10:43 UTC
Description of problem:
'seq --format="%02d" 1 10' errors out

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
coreutils-6.7-9.fc7

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. seq --format="%02d" 1 10
2.
3.
  
Actual results:
seq: invalid format string: `%02d'
Try `seq --help' for more information.

Expected results:
01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10

Additional info:

Comment 1 Horst H. von Brand 2007-03-06 19:15:04 UTC
Oops, sorry, misunderstood the man page and help text.

In any case, just floating point numbers make no sense for seq(1), I've *only*
used it with integers.

Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2007-03-07 09:06:50 UTC
%02g is what you want.


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