Subject: Re: kern/35675 (magiclinks implementation broken)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: YAMAMOTO Takashi <email@example.com>
Date: 02/20/2007 08:41:58
> On Feb 18, 11:04am, firstname.lastname@example.org (email@example.com) wrote:
> -- Subject: Re: kern/35675 (magiclinks implementation broken)
> | Synopsis: magiclinks implementation broken
> | State-Changed-From-To: open->closed
> | State-Changed-By: firstname.lastname@example.org
> | State-Changed-When: Sun, 18 Feb 2007 11:04:13 +0000
> | State-Changed-Why:
> | Nobody thinks it's broken, so close it. I'll re-open
> | another PR about perusertmp.
> I think it is broken. realpath(3) does not work with it, and programs
> that use readlink to do directory normalization (csh) are broken too.
> Ideally realpath should be a system call, readlink should return the
> expanded path, and there should be another system call to return the
> unexpanded pathname. This way userland programs will work like before.
why this has Cc: core@ ?