Bug 58119 - rpm ftp glob broken
Summary: rpm ftp glob broken
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm   
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Version: 7.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 2002-01-09 05:07 UTC by K Accardi
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-01-09 05:08:51 UTC
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Description K Accardi 2002-01-09 05:07:02 UTC
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Description of problem:
rpm-4.0.3-1.03 (supplied with 7.2)
doesn't find matching files using built-in ftp client.
Used to work with rpm-4.0.2-7x (Updated 7.0)

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -Fvvh*
D: logging into as ftp, pw (username)
D: found 0 source and 0 binary packages 

2. Specifing wu-ftpd-2.6.1-20.i386.rpm works fine (the file exists on the ftp

3. Globbing works if file is in current dir (local)
ie. rpm -Fvh ./wu*

Actual Results:  wu-ftpd-2.6.1-20 was not found on ftp server

Expected Results:  wu-ftpd package should have been updated

Additional info:

I can't believe this is the first report of this.  (Searches turned up empty). 
This will break thousands of scripts if it is real.

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2002-01-09 14:51:01 UTC
Fixed in rpm-4.0.3 final, packages at ftp://ftp.rpm.org/pub/rpm/dist/rpm-4.0.x

Comment 2 K Accardi 2002-01-09 17:14:52 UTC
Thanks, that works.  Um, shouldn't this be easier to find, like in Errata?  Or
are we sweeping it under the rug?

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