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Bug 3184 - anonftp problem with DIR
Summary: anonftp problem with DIR
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anonftp
Version: 6.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Lawrence
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-05-31 22:20 UTC by Veillard, Daniel
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-06-01 20:51:36 UTC

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Description Veillard, Daniel 1999-05-31 22:20:41 UTC
23:15:02 <DV_> BTW: the ~ftp/bin/ls in RH-6.0 seems to be a
ZMagic not supported by the RH-6.0 kernel anymore ...
23:15:15 <_Anarchy_> DV: rotfl
23:15:25 <_Anarchy_> DV: bugs@

  So did I ...

anonftp package is broken on RH-6.0 the ls binary is a
ZMAGIC one which doesn't load on the standard RH-6.0 kernel,


Comment 1 David Lawrence 1999-06-01 20:51:59 UTC
The standard kernel that is shipped with redhat 6.0 has a.out format
enabled as a module according to /usr/src/linux/arch/i386/defconfig. I
was unable to get the ls executable to fail by running it directly
from /home/ftp/bin and also connecting through anonymous login. Is it
possible you have a.out support disabled in a custom kernel you may be

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