Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 821239
FTP server path specification is not functional (both old and new syntax)
Last modified: 2013-07-02 19:56:11 EDT
Description of problem:
First minor problem seems be absence of notification that FTP server path was changed, I found no comment about it in NEWS or FAQ. MC help in 4.8+ versions show syntax "ftp://ftp.fi.muni.cz/pub/", while up to 4.7.x this help show "/#ftp:ftp.fi.muni.cz/pub/". Thus isn't clear, when old syntax is still supported or no (but in later case MC should use some warning about it).
Second, serious problem, is that FTP specification which contain directory
path (i.e. not only server spec) is not functional, not matter when is specified in old or new format - instead of given server path, MC display FTP server root directory (or path about few (2?) directory levels higher than was specified), but is thinking as is in given path (not matter when given by hand or from mc "hotlist" saved URL file.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
4.8.2, but 4.8.1 is bad too. 4.8.1-1.f16 seems OK.
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