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bug #36544: Exit status 0 when the file being downloaded is changed

Submitted by:  D. G. Kontopoulos <dgkontopoulos>
Submitted on:  Sat 26 May 2012 09:10:22 PM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: None
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: None
Originator Name: D. G. KontopoulosOpen/Closed: Open
Release: 1.13.4Operating System: GNU/Linux
Reproducibility: Every TimeFixed Release: None
Planned Release: NoneRegression: None
Work Required: NonePatch Included: None

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Sat 26 May 2012 09:10:22 PM UTC, original submission:

While downloading a file with wget, if the remote server changes the file, wget exits with a status of 0. Since the download is interrupted, shouldn't that be made clear with a status code of 1?

D. G. Kontopoulos <dgkontopoulos>


(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

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