Subject: Re: Little prob with rm
To: Chris G. Demetriou <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 10/31/1994 16:16:18
[ On Mon, October 31, 1994 at 16:04:33 (-0500), Chris G. Demetriou wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: Little prob with rm
> > IMHO, rmdir(2) should strip trailing slashes, as per almost any other
> > system call (eg. open(2)) which collapses multiple slashes to one, and
> > also permits trailing slashes.
> the collapsing of multiple slashes is done by namei().
Of course! ;-)
But does namei() also strip/ignore the trailing slash accepted by open(2)?
Greg A. Woods
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