[BUGS] mount, less, tar

Rob Landley rob at landley.net
Fri Dec 16 06:00:30 UTC 2005

On Thursday 15 December 2005 02:09, Ignacio García Pérez wrote:
> Hi,
> In the latest svn snapshot, I noticed the following bugs:
> 1- mount fails to mount a directory when it has to read the mount device
> from /etc/fstab.

I've got three mount bugs queued up to fix, but if you give me a test case for 
this I'll make sure I cover it.

> 1- less segfaults.

I've seen that under uClibc.  I'll take a look...

> 2- tar never exits when creating an archive (try "tar dummy.tar
> /bin/busybox").

./busybox tar dummy.tar busybox
tar: invalid option -- d
BusyBox v1.1.0-pre1 (2005.12.15-07:40+0000) multi-call binary

Usage: tar -[czjZxtvO] [-f TARFILE] [-C DIR] [FILE(s)] ...

./busybox tar cv dummy.tar busybox

works just fine...

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