Bug 57765 - Vixie Cron does not ignore backup files in /etc/cron.d
Vixie Cron does not ignore backup files in /etc/cron.d
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: vixie-cron (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jens Petersen
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-12-21 13:02 EST by Henning Schmiedehausen
Modified: 2007-03-26 23:50 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-06-30 14:04:52 EDT
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The needed bug fix (499 bytes, patch)
2001-12-21 13:03 EST, Henning Schmiedehausen
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Description Henning Schmiedehausen 2001-12-21 13:02:23 EST
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Description of problem:
Vixie Cron does not ignore emacs backup and current files, despite a
comment in the code

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. open database.c in your favourite editor
2. goto line 118
3. read the comment

       /* ignore files starting with # and ending with ~ */

Actual Results:  The needed code is missing

Expected Results:  There should be code skipping these files or the comment
should be

Additional info:

This is the necessary bug fix (attached).
Comment 1 Henning Schmiedehausen 2001-12-21 13:03:28 EST
Created attachment 41187 [details]
The needed bug fix
Comment 2 Eido Inoue 2002-02-13 16:14:26 EST
Thanks for the patch. (you learn how to operate your software by reading the
source? good job. ;) )

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