GNU bug report logs - #31093
24.5; tramp freezes with "decoding file using base64" message when saving

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Package: emacs; Reported by: Armaan Sood <armaan1@HIDDEN>; dated Sun, 8 Apr 2018 07:35:01 UTC; Maintainer for emacs is bug-gnu-emacs@HIDDEN.
bug Marked as found in versions 24.5. Request was from Noam Postavsky <npostavs@HIDDEN> to control <at> debbugs.gnu.org. Full text available.
Set bug title to '24.5; tramp freezes with "decoding file using base64" message when saving'. Request was from Noam Postavsky <npostavs@HIDDEN> to control <at> debbugs.gnu.org. Full text available.

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From: ARMAAN-PC <armaan@HIDDEN>
To: bug-gnu-emacs@HIDDEN
Subject: 24.5; Tramp crashes
Date: Sat, 07 Apr 2018 21:56:46 -0700
Message-ID: <87tvsmwb1t.fsf@HIDDEN>
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Open a file in tramp, try to save it. It stalls on "decoding file
using base64" and commands don't work (C-g doesn't work).
Couldn't find a fix for it online.



In GNU Emacs 24.5.1 (x86_64-pc-linux-gnu, GTK+ Version 3.18.9)
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>To: <a href=3D"mailto:bug-gnu-emacs@HIDDEN">bug-gnu-emacs@HIDDEN</a><br>=
Subject: 24.5; Tramp crashes<br>Date: Sat, 07 Apr 2018 21:56:46 -0700<br>Me=
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New bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to bug-gnu-emacs@HIDDEN. Full text available.
Report forwarded to bug-gnu-emacs@HIDDEN:
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