Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 449074
Segmentation fault when try downloading file from ftp server with IPv6 address
Last modified: 2014-06-02 09:08:21 EDT
Description of problem:
gftp crashed when try downloading file from ftp server with IPv6 address. It
outputed Segmentation fault in terminal. I couldn't get more traceback because
it's not a c application which could not be debugged by gdb. bug-buddy and
debuginfo pkg also did not get any output.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
RHEL5.2 Server GA
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Launch gftp by clicking Applications->Internet->gFTP or typing `gftp` in
2. Configuration pls refer to the attachment.
3. Select the file you want to download and click left arrow button.
It crashed immediately.
The remote file is expected to be downloaded successfully.
Using firefox to download the same file on the same ftp server with IPv6 address
Created attachment 307179 [details]
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