Bug 43368 - internal-ls breaks IE and WS-FTP
Summary: internal-ls breaks IE and WS-FTP
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: wu-ftpd   
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-06-04 09:20 UTC by Florian Schirmer
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:33 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-02-19 13:30:46 UTC
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Description Florian Schirmer 2001-06-04 09:20:55 UTC
Using the internal-ls breaks (at least) IE and WS-FTP. Both clients wont 
show files beginning with a dot. (.htaccess, .bash_history, ...)

So either disable the internal-ls or find a fix (preffered) for it :-)


Comment 1 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2001-06-26 17:22:54 UTC
Why do you think this is a bug?
dot-files are by definition hidden files, so if you want to see them, pass the 
-a parameter to ls. (Yes, the rule applies for ftp ls, as well).

Comment 2 Florian Schirmer 2001-06-28 15:29:18 UTC
Well it isn't really a bug. But the default with internal-ls is not to show the 
hidden files while without internal-ls they get listed. This is bad IMHO. 
People using IE or WS-FTP have no chance to isse a LIST command with the -a 
param. So if you ask me -a should be the default.

Comment 3 Thomas Woerner 2004-02-19 13:30:46 UTC
Please use vsftpd, wu-ftpd is not maintained anymore.

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