Bug 441694 - cvs assertion failure
cvs assertion failure
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: cvs (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jiri Moskovcak
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Blocks: 391511
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Reported: 2008-04-09 11:03 EDT by Adam Stokes
Modified: 2015-02-01 17:48 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-05-18 16:12:10 EDT
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mimics upstream fix to remove assert statement (319 bytes, patch)
2008-04-09 11:03 EDT, Adam Stokes
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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 09:41:28 EDT

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Description Adam Stokes 2008-04-09 11:03:26 EDT
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 11:03:26 EDT
Created attachment 301822 [details]
mimics upstream fix to remove assert statement
Comment 4 RHEL Product and Program Management 2008-09-05 13:13:47 EDT
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 06:32:29 EST
testcase created in 196259 -  cvs lacks LFS support
Comment 12 errata-xmlrpc 2009-05-18 16:12:10 EDT
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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