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Bug 176311 - RPM command line parser is broken
Summary: RPM command line parser is broken
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 151621
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rpm
Version: 4
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Paul Nasrat
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-12-21 09:33 UTC by Thomas Roessler
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-12-21 09:40:30 UTC

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Description Thomas Roessler 2005-12-21 09:33:49 UTC
Description of problem:

rpm re-parses its command line and breaks when the path of an RPM includes space

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

How reproducible:
# rpm -i My\ Downloads/skype- 
error: open of My failed: No such file or directory
error: open of Downloads/skype- failed: No such file or

Expected results:
Install the right RPM

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams 2005-12-21 09:40:30 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 151621 ***

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