Bug 50121 - mktemp templates must have 6 X's
Summary: mktemp templates must have 6 X's
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mktemp
Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ngo Than
QA Contact: Aaron Brown
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2001-07-26 23:41 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:35 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-07-26 23:41:41 UTC


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Description Need Real Name 2001-07-26 23:41:37 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.77 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.2-2smp i686)

Description of problem:
mktemp templates must have 6 X's but the manual page states only that the
template should contain "some number of X's".

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. man mktemp
2. mktemp tmpXXXX
3. mktemp tmpXXXXXX
	

Actual Results:  bash-2.04$ mktemp tmpXXXX
Cannot create temp file tmpXXXX
bash-2.04$ mktemp tmpXXXXXX
tmpRAk56L

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ngo Than 2001-07-30 09:43:38 UTC
it's fixed in mktemp-1.5-11


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