Bug 879183 - file detects netpbm files as ASCII files
Summary: file detects netpbm files as ASCII files
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: file
Version: 7.0
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Jan Kaluža
QA Contact: Hubert Kario
Depends On:
Blocks: 976436
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2012-11-22 09:50 UTC by Iveta Wiedermann
Modified: 2014-06-13 09:59 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: file-5.11-10.el7
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
: 976436 (view as bug list)
Last Closed: 2014-06-13 09:59:49 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)
ppm netpbm reproducer file (157.83 KB, image/x-portable-pixmap)
2012-11-22 09:50 UTC, Iveta Wiedermann
no flags Details
pgm netpbm reproducer file (39.17 KB, image/x-portable-graymap)
2012-11-22 09:52 UTC, Iveta Wiedermann
no flags Details

Description Iveta Wiedermann 2012-11-22 09:50:20 UTC
Created attachment 649604 [details]
ppm netpbm reproducer file

Description of problem:
File detects some netpbm files as ASCII or ASCII text, with very long lines.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. file pnmmontage-from-ppm.ppm
2. file pgmkernel-from-pgm.pgm
Actual results:
pnmmontage-from-ppm.ppm: ASCII text
pgmkernel-from-pgm.pgm: ASCII text, with very long lines

Expected results:
Netpbm file type

Additional info:

Comment 1 Iveta Wiedermann 2012-11-22 09:52:09 UTC
Created attachment 649605 [details]
pgm netpbm reproducer file

Comment 2 Jan Kaluža 2012-11-22 09:54:25 UTC
Just submitted bug report upstream with patch: http://bugs.gw.com/view.php?id=216

Comment 3 Jan Kaluža 2013-06-17 12:45:00 UTC
Should be fixed in file-5.11-10.el7.

Comment 5 Ludek Smid 2014-06-13 09:59:49 UTC
This request was resolved in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0.

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