podman search: wildcard character (star) not accepted

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  • Searching registry.redhat.io with * (star) for all available container images using podman search does not work.
  • podman search does not accept wildcard in a search query:

    $ podman search registry.redhat.io/*
    Error: error getting registry from "registry.redhat.io/*": invalid reference format


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8.2
  • podman 1.6.4-2 and before

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