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bug #20871: regression in oldfind when $PWD is inaccessible

Submitted by:  Eric Blake <ericb>
Submitted on:  Wed 22 Aug 2007 06:19:44 PM UTC  
 
Category:  find Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  Wrong result Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Eric Blake <ericb>
Originator Name:  Eric Blake Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  4.3.3 Fixed Release:  4.3.9

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Wed 22 Aug 2007 06:19:44 PM UTC, original submission:  

As discovered in bug #15384:

oldfind dies with assertion failure when invoked in a directory that has been rendered inaccessible, as of this patch:
http://cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/findutils/find/find.c?root=findutils&r1=1.110&r2=1.111

$ mkdir /tmp/a/b
$ cd /tmp/a/b
$ chmod a-rx /tmp/a
$ oldfind
assertion "starting_desc >= 0" failed: file "/home/eblake/findutils-4.3.8-1/src/findutils-4.3.8/find/find.c", line 201

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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2007-11-11 ericb Fixed ReleaseNone => 4.3.9
    2007-11-11 jay Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2007-08-23 ericb StatusIn Progress => Fixed

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