Bug 5972 - Filenames with spaces are truncated by uudecode
Summary: Filenames with spaces are truncated by uudecode
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 5971
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sharutils
Version: 5.2
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Preston Brown
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Reported: 1999-10-15 01:54 UTC by aldennis
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-10-15 15:36:59 UTC

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Description aldennis 1999-10-15 01:54:48 UTC
uuencode file "file with spaces" | uudecode
results in uudecode not creating the file "file with spaces"
but instead creating (overwriting in this example) "file".

I'll send my patch as soon as this annoying Bugzilla thing
gives me a Bug ID.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-10-15 15:36:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 5971 ***

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