misc/54775: (correction) ftp.freebsd.org 'cd x*' hassle

abc at ai1.anchorage.mtaonline.net abc at ai1.anchorage.mtaonline.net
Tue Jul 22 20:00:34 PDT 2003

>Number:         54775
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       (correction) ftp.freebsd.org 'cd x*' hassle
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Tue Jul 22 20:00:32 PDT 2003
>Originator:     Joe Public
>Release:        i386 FreeBSD 4.8-RELEASE
no org
FreeBSD en26 4.8-RELEASE FreeBSD 4.8-RELEASE #0: Thu Apr 17 21:11:57 AKDT 2003     root at en26:/usr/src/sys/compile/MYKERN  i386

'cd 4*' aborts with error.  the ftp.freebsd.org ftp server
                refuses to accept globs in the 'cd' command.

ftp ftp.freebsd.org:
                $ cd '4*' should be sufficient to enter 4.8-RELEASE/ ...

allow glob matching in the ftp.freebsd.org's ftp server.

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