Bug found in smbclient

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at ns.aus.com
Tue May 14 00:15:09 GMT 2002

On Mon, 13 May 2002, Jay Ts wrote:

> Hi,
> Just in case I'm the first to have noticed this:
> $ smbclient //server/share  -c "ls" -Tc
> added interface ip= bcast= nmask=
> Segmentation fault

Well, it happens to me as well. Did you manage to get a traceback from the 
core dump?
> This happened when out of curiosity, I wondered if
> it was possible to execute some smbclient commands,
> such as a cd to a subdirectory, before running the
> -Tc tar backup of it.
> The "server" and "share" strings in the above command
> can be anything, and the command with -c can also be
> a "cd dir" command. Just a plain "cd" with no arguments
> resulted in odd behavior (the cd command ran, then
> smbclient hung, without doing a tar backup). I haven't
> tried any other smbclient commands with -c.
> Jay Ts
> jayts at iname.com

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe at ns.aus.com, rsharpe at samba.org, 
sharpe at ethereal.com

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