Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 797022
sftp get * failing in larger dirs
Last modified: 2013-08-01 05:12:38 EDT
Description of problem:
I have not tested very extensively but AFAICT it seems
that "get *" in sftp fails in large directories with many files
(eg 400+ files in /var/cache/yum/.../packages/).
So far I have only seen this on F17 but haven't tried
very recently elsewhere - pretty sure it has worked
for me in the past.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
$ sftp myotherguest
> cd /var/cache/yum/17/x86_64/fedora/packages
> get g*
File "g*" not found.
Copy about 300 files.
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