Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 441602
weird echo behavior in bash
Last modified: 2014-01-12 19:07:14 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.9b5pre) Gecko/2008031714 Fedora/3.0-0.44.cvs20080315.fc9 Minefield/3.0b5pre
Description of problem:
as root, type echo /*/default.conf and bash just sits there until interrupted
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
GNU bash, version 3.2.33(1)-release (i386-redhat-linux-gnu)
Steps to Reproduce:
1. type "echo /*/foo"
2. nothing happens
3. type interupt (I need to do it twice) to
bash hangs until interrupted.
bash should have echoed "/*/foo" and prompted for the next input line.
works without problem on SunOS, other linux machines (including Fedora Core 6)
I have rebooted the system, and the problem has gone away.
Timed out NFS/samba/whatever mount of some directory in / ?
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Does problem persist? Or was it by something in Comment #2? Or whatever?
No response. And looks like not a bug. If you want to get echoed /*/foo you can use: