Subject: Re: lib/30664: realpath and magic symlinks
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: YAMAMOTO Takashi <email@example.com>
Date: 07/09/2005 01:14:34
> Perhaps readlink(2) should translate the magic symlink? But that
> would break ls(1). Perhaps we could add a readlink2(2) that takes a
> flags argument, allowing us to specify "raw" or "translated".
> readlink(2) would default to "translated", and ls(1) would be changed
> to use "raw".
i think it's a fine idea.