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Re: Bad format of "ls" command with SCP protocol and very big files

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  • docbillnet
    This is not NSLU2 related. Try visiting: http://winscp.net/forum/index.php to report the winscp bug. In the mean time, I would probably edit /etc/group to
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      This is not NSLU2 related.

      Try visiting:

      http://winscp.net/forum/index.php

      to report the winscp bug.

      In the mean time, I would probably edit /etc/group to rename
      'everybody' to 'all'.

      Bill



      --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, "maisondouf" <maisondouf@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hi, I have a NLSU2 with Firmware Version: V2.3R63-uNSLUng-6.10-beta.
      >
      > I use WinSCP in SCP mode to access the file system of the NSLU2.
      >
      > Recently I choose to backup somes big files on one of the two disks
      > attached and I see that WinSCP give an error message when I list
      > directories where a big file is.
      >
      > I try some differents methods and I find that the "ls" command in the
      > firmware dosn't answer a good formatted string on theses files.
      >
      > For example, I have a big ISO file (7,4Go) and the string returned is:
      >
      > '-rwxrw---- 1 guest everyone7835492352 Apr 23 2005 g4-icon.iso'
      >
      >
      > We can see immediatly that it is no space between the last 'e' of
      > 'everyone' and the first digit of the size and so WinSCP can't decode
      > it.
      >
      > The string would be :
      > '-rwxrw---- 1 guest everyone 7835492352 Apr 23 2005 g4-icon.iso'
      >
      > This bug appears only when the group name has 8 characters long and
      > the size 7 or more digits long ! !!
      >
      > note than WinSCP wait in SCP mode a string formatted as :
      >
      > <type><permissions> <inode> <owner> <group> <size> <timestamp>
      > <filename>[ -> <target>]
      >
      > How can I correct this ?
      >
      > Thanks, Alain
      >
      >
      >
      > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      >
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