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Bug 234769 - busybox ls does not work without a tty
Summary: busybox ls does not work without a tty
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: busybox
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ivana Varekova
QA Contact:
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Reported: 2007-04-01 19:01 UTC by Chaskiel Grundman
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-04-02 10:50:25 UTC

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Description Chaskiel Grundman 2007-04-01 19:01:58 UTC
Description of problem:
busybox's ls does not produce output if stdout is not a tty. This breaks the
kexec-tools initramfs

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. busybox ls -1 | cat
2. busybox ls -1
Actual results:
first command always returns empty output

Expected results:
commands show same output

Additional info:
(the '-1' arg is to make sure the output would be the same if the bug was
absent. it is not needed to trigger the bug)

Comment 1 Ivana Varekova 2007-04-02 10:50:25 UTC
Fixed in busybox-1.2.2-7.fc7

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