Subject: Re: Linux emulation and mkdir with trailing /
To: Bill Sommerfeld <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/23/2000 19:19:12
On Sat, 23 Sep 2000, Bill Sommerfeld wrote:

: which is because of the following code in mkdir.c:
: 		/* Remove trailing slashes, per POSIX. */

If POSIX specifies this for mkdir(2) (the system call), we should make a
POSIX version of same, to be used either directly by mkdir(1), or as part of
-lposix and for use in emulations.

-- Todd Vierling <>  *
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