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Bug 54086 - touch: file arguments missing
touch: file arguments missing
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: fileutils (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer
Aaron Brown
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Reported: 2001-09-27 03:04 EDT by Jussi Johansson
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-09-27 03:04:10 EDT
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Description Jussi Johansson 2001-09-27 03:04:06 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:0.9.4) Gecko/20010913

Description of problem:
If you write "touch 11111111" or "touch 1111111111" touch display message
and file :

touch: file arguments missing
Try `touch --help' for more information.
This error happend only if filename is 11111111 (8x1) or 1111111111 (10x1).

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. write only command "touch 11111111".


Additional info:

$ touch 11111111
touch: file arguments missing
Try `touch --help' for more information.
$ ls 11111111
ls: 11111111: No such file or directory
$ which touch
$ rpm -qf /bin/touch
$ touch --version
touch (GNU fileutils) 4.0p
Comment 1 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2001-09-27 08:12:39 EDT
Works in the current versions.

[root@zell root]# touch 11111111
[root@zell root]# touch 1111111111
[root@zell root]# ls -l 11*
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root            0 Sep 27 14:11 11111111
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root            0 Sep 27 14:11 1111111111
[root@zell root]# rpm -q fileutils
[root@zell root]#

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