Bug 30067 - ftp crashes when using globbing in GET requests
Summary: ftp crashes when using globbing in GET requests
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: ftp   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-02-28 19:19 UTC by edoardo serra
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:31 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-28 19:24:08 UTC
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core file (552.00 KB, application/octet-stream)
2001-02-28 19:24 UTC, edoardo serra
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Description edoardo serra 2001-02-28 19:19:41 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT 5.0)


when I connect to an ftp and do a GET request using
the globbing character "*", I get a segmentation fault

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Connect to an FTP server
2.login
3.type: "get path/*"
	

Actual Results:  Segmentation fault

Expected Results:  I should have downloaded all files contained in "path"

Comment 1 edoardo serra 2001-02-28 19:24:04 UTC
Created attachment 11402 [details]
core file

Comment 2 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2001-02-28 19:26:18 UTC
get doesn't do globbing.
What you want is "mget".
Or use ncftp, which has a different command set.

Granted, it shouldn't segfault, but it shouldn't work the way you expect it to 
either.



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