Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/usr.bin/find
To: Jed Davis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Laight <email@example.com>
Date: 10/21/2005 07:42:56
On Thu, Oct 20, 2005 at 11:15:07PM -0500, James Chacon wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 20, 2005 at 09:34:45PM -0400, Jed Davis wrote:
> > Elad Efrat <elad@NetBSD.org> writes:
> > > Zafer Aydogan wrote:
> > >
> > >> And there is surely a POSIX Rule
> > >> that says so aswell.
> > >
> > > Can you quote the POSIX "rule" that says so?
> > http://www.opengroup.org/onlinepubs/009695399/utilities/find.html
> > doesn't seem to say anything about slashes or canonicalization.
> Probably wouldn't be in that section anyways. It's (find) referring to dealing
> with pathnames and printing of said pathnames. The more general sections
> on pathnames in general will have anything about trailing slashes and uses.
IIRC there is mention of double slashes having an implementation dependant
behaviour, but probably only initial ones.
David Laight: firstname.lastname@example.org