Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 249462
Yum doesn't handle non-ascii characters correctly and crashes
Last modified: 2014-01-21 17:59:01 EST
Description of problem:
Yum crashes when invoking "yum list <name>" or "yum info <name>", eg. if the
package has "®" mark in Summary/Description.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Try to get info about a package that contains non-ascii characters in
summary/description eg. "yum info iwlwifi-firmware"
Yum crashes (error dump attached)
Yum displays info correctly.
Created attachment 159882 [details]
result of invoking "yum info iwlwifi-firmware"
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 244080 ***