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Bug 29186 - segfaults on regex parameter
segfaults on regex parameter
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: slocate (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-02-24 10:01 EST by geoff mcnamara
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:19 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-24 10:01:31 EST
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Description geoff mcnamara 2001-02-24 10:01:23 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.76 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.1-0.1.9 i586)

When calling locate -r [reg-expression] - the program segfaults

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. did a rhat 6.x upgrade to 7 beta wolverine
2. tried to do a locate -r "vim$"
3. = segfault

Actual Results:  THe program dies an ignoble death - no core drop 

Expected Results:  Should do a search through the database index
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2001-02-26 12:35:29 EST
will be fixed in 2.5-5.

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