Bug 57426 - tcsh has problem globbling large files
Summary: tcsh has problem globbling large files
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: tcsh   
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Version: 7.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-12-12 06:05 UTC by Pat Kane
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:38 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2003-02-06 20:10:37 UTC
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Description Pat Kane 2001-12-12 06:05:40 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.78 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.16-0.5 i686)

Description of problem:
tcsh can does not glob large files correctly

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
  date > x
  dd if=x of=x1 seek=1M
  dd if=x of=x5 seek=5M

   tcsh:   ls -l  x*


Actual Results:   -rw-rw-rw-    1 foo     bar          29 Dec 11 23:58 x
 -rw-rw-rw-    1 foo     bar     536870941 Dec 11 23:58 x1

Expected Results:  -rw-rw-rw-    1 foo       bar           29 Dec 11 23:58
-rw-rw-rw-    1 foo       bar     536870941 Dec 11 23:58 x1
-rw-rw-rw-    1 foo       bar    2684354589 Dec 11 23:58 x5

Additional info:

Comment 1 Need Real Name 2002-05-10 23:30:51 UTC
I have seen this bug also. 

I resolved it by compiling with the following options: 

This was added to the CCFLAGS= line of the Makefile.

I installed the source rpm for tcsh.
Then installed each patch (for version 6.10)
then ran the configure script.
Then edited the Makefile to add the above definitions.

make install

cd /bin
rm tcsh
ln -s /usr/local/bin/tcsh tcsh

Note: The src rpm configure file has the make install place the tcsh executable
into /usr/local/bin.

Hope you find this useful. And we get an updated rpm soon.

Comment 2 Jeremy Sanders 2002-10-08 11:18:59 UTC
This appears fixed on RedHat 8.0 (but not 7.3). Close?

Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2003-02-06 20:10:37 UTC

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