Bug 890560 - ls -l displays wrong file sizes
ls -l displays wrong file sizes
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openssh (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
unspecified Severity high
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Assigned To: Petr Lautrbach
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-12-27 13:54 EST by r3obh
Modified: 2013-08-01 05:13 EDT (History)
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Description r3obh 2012-12-27 13:54:05 EST
Description of problem:

Listing from a terminal shows correct sizes, but from sftp to the same directory does not:

$ ls -l plotme*
-rw-rw-r--. 1 rharley rharley 23925 Dec 27 13:47 plotme_20121206.ms
-rw-rw-r--. 1 rharley rharley     0 Dec 27 13:47 plotme_20121207.ms
-rw-rw-r--. 1 rharley rharley 10552 Dec 27 12:02 plotme_20121227.ms

sftp> ls -l plotme*
-rw-rw-r--    0 1000     1000            0 Dec 27 13:47 plotme_20121206.ms
-rw-rw-r--    0 1000     1000        10552 Dec 27 12:02 plotme_20121207.ms
-rw-rw-r--    0 1000     1000        23925 Dec 27 13:47 plotme_20121227.ms

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Actual results:
Displayed sizes are permuted compared to the correct ones.

Expected results:
The correct file sizes.

Additional info:
I've seen the same thing with earlier versions of openssh too, on several different machines.
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