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Re: Bug#1249: emacs won't ftp, again

   Date: Mon, 14 Aug 95 15:54 EDT
   From: Raul Miller <rdm@tad.micro.umn.edu>

   ange ftp fails with emacs 19.29.

I forwarded this bug report to Richard Stallman.  This was his reply:

>     ange ftp fails with emacs 19.29.
>     This is simple to demonstrate.  From the command line, try:
>     emacs /ftp@ftp.debian.org:
> I tried this.  It said "directory not found".  That seems to be because
> the ftp server gives empty output for directory listings.  It isn't
> clear to me that that is a bug.
> He failed to say what it DID do.  I don't know if he got the same
> result I did, or something else obviously wrong.  This was an
> inadequate bug report.  Please ask him to read the Bugs section of the
> Emacs manual and write a fresh bug report.
> I tried this with prep.ai.mit.edu and got a proper Dired buffer.

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