Bug 249462 - Yum doesn't handle non-ascii characters correctly and crashes
Summary: Yum doesn't handle non-ascii characters correctly and crashes
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 244080
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum
Version: 7
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-07-24 20:12 UTC by Jaroslaw Gorny
Modified: 2014-01-21 22:59 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-07-24 20:20:29 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
result of invoking "yum info iwlwifi-firmware" (1.10 KB, text/plain)
2007-07-24 20:12 UTC, Jaroslaw Gorny
no flags Details

Description Jaroslaw Gorny 2007-07-24 20:12:40 UTC
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):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Try to get info about a package that contains non-ascii characters in 
summary/description eg. "yum info iwlwifi-firmware"
Actual results:
Yum crashes (error dump attached)

Expected results:
Yum displays info correctly.

Comment 1 Jaroslaw Gorny 2007-07-24 20:12:44 UTC
Created attachment 159882 [details]
result of invoking "yum info iwlwifi-firmware"

Comment 2 Seth Vidal 2007-07-24 20:20:29 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 244080 ***

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