debootstrap fails if the directory contains a space

Bug #539412 reported by rdb on 2010-03-16
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
debootstrap (Debian)
Fix Released
Unknown
debootstrap (Ubuntu)
Medium
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: debootstrap

If the absolute path to the target directory contains a space, debootstrap fails at the following step:
W: Failure trying to run: chroot /home/rdb/abc def/chroot mount -t proc proc /proc

Steps to reproduce:
Create a directory with a name containing a space.
CD to it, and call "debootstrap dapper chroot" or something like that.

Changed in debootstrap (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Daniel Hahler (blueyed) on 2010-06-16
Changed in debootstrap (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Medium
Daniel Hahler (blueyed) on 2010-06-16
Changed in debootstrap (Debian):
importance: Undecided → Unknown
status: New → Unknown
Changed in debootstrap (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
Changed in debootstrap (Debian):
status: New → Fix Committed
Changed in debootstrap (Debian):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in debootstrap (Debian):
status: Fix Released → New
Changed in debootstrap (Debian):
status: New → Fix Committed
Changed in debootstrap (Debian):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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