[Samba] smbclient's tar_re_search broken?

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Sep 15 21:25:25 GMT 2004

On Wed, Sep 15, 2004 at 05:20:56PM -0400, Luis Benvenutto wrote:
> Hi all,
> My old and stable backup script don't work anymore.
> It's based on smbclient's tar command using crX parameters for creating
> archive, excluding files based on basic regular expressions.
> The box is running Fedora core 2, fully updated:
> kernel-2.6.8-1.521
> samba-common-3.0.7-2.FC2
> samba-client-3.0.7-2.FC2
> The error is easily reproducible:
> smbclient //ntpdc/share -A credfile \
>  -c "tar crX ntpdc.share.tar *.tmp"
> exits with error 139. Output is:
> tar_re_search set
>                 directory \subdir\
> Segmentation fault
> Is regular expression exclusion broken?
> Thanks in advance,

Can you run this under gdb and get me a stack backtrace
please (I'll also try and reproduce this myself).



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