Bug 441694 - cvs assertion failure
Summary: cvs assertion failure
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: cvs   
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Version: 4.8
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Jiri Moskovcak
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Blocks: 391511
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Reported: 2008-04-09 15:03 UTC by Adam Stokes
Modified: 2018-10-20 01:07 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-05-18 20:12:10 UTC
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mimics upstream fix to remove assert statement (319 bytes, patch)
2008-04-09 15:03 UTC, Adam Stokes
no flags Details | Diff

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2009:0971 normal SHIPPED_LIVE cvs bug fix update 2009-05-18 13:41:28 UTC

Description Adam Stokes 2008-04-09 15:03:26 UTC
Description of problem:
CVS fails with assertion error

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
cvs 1.11.17

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. use cvs rtag
Actual results:
cvs: recurse.c:642: do_recursion: Assertion `strstr (repository, "/./") ==
((void *)0)' failed.
cvs [rtag aborted]: received abort signal

Expected results:
No error.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Adam Stokes 2008-04-09 15:03:26 UTC
Created attachment 301822 [details]
mimics upstream fix to remove assert statement

Comment 4 RHEL Product and Program Management 2008-09-05 17:13:47 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

Comment 9 Jan Ščotka 2009-01-08 11:32:29 UTC
testcase created in 196259 -  cvs lacks LFS support

Comment 12 errata-xmlrpc 2009-05-18 20:12:10 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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