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Bug #19054

Katello backup uses special characters in directory name

Added by John Mitsch almost 2 years ago. Updated 9 months ago.

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Closed
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Normal
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Description

Cloned from https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1436863

Description of problem:

katello-backup creates a directory named something like "katello-backup-2017-03-28T15:18:13-04:00", these special characters can cause problems for certain file types and programs (i.e yaml, scp) here are some guidelines on what is acceptable in a file or directory:
http://www.mtu.edu/umc/services/digital/writing/characters-avoid/

How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.katello-backup /path/

Actual results:
directory has special characters

Expected results:
No special characters in directory

Additional info:

Associated revisions

Revision 9cd751a9 (diff)
Added by John Mitsch almost 2 years ago

Fixes #19054 - Use a timestamp without special characters in kbackup
These special characters can cause issues for programs, the
timestamp will now read 20170328172811, allowing the files
to still be sorted by date.

History

#1 Updated by John Mitsch almost 2 years ago

  • Subject changed from Katello backup uses special characters in directory name to Katello backup uses special characters in directory name
  • Target version set to 178

#2 Updated by John Mitsch almost 2 years ago

  • Project changed from Katello to Packaging
  • Category deleted (Backup & Restore)

#3 Updated by John Mitsch almost 2 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100

#4 Updated by Eric Helms almost 2 years ago

  • Project changed from Packaging to Katello

#5 Updated by Eric Helms almost 2 years ago

  • Legacy Backlogs Release (now unused) set to 211

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