Subject: Re: Trailing '/' to mkdir(2) revisited
To: Giles Lean <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/22/2003 22:07:17
On Sunday, June 22, 2003, at 07:03  PM, Giles Lean wrote:

> I know this has been discussed before and I don't want to stir up a
> flame fest, however NetBSD is getting a bit lonely in its refusal to
> accept a trailing '/' on a path supplied to mkdir(2).

Yes, this is a known bug ... there is a regression test which fails in 
src/regress, and there is a PR against this problem.  Someone just 
needs to fix it.

         -- Jason R. Thorpe <>