Subject: Re: rm
To: None <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/31/1994 12:39:36
> SYSV once upon a time treated the
> trailing '/' the same as BSD still does, but at some point some person or
> people decided it made more sense.


legend (from a good source of legend) has it that it was done to
fix a bug in troff, that the troff people just couldn't find/fix

"sense is relative."