Subject: Re: rename(2) behaviour
To: None <,>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 05/15/2003 19:21:10
>> Now, if both src and dst not only refer to the same object but refer
>> to it via the same link, which is what I suspect that paragraph was
>> intended to cover, _then_ rename() should do nothing.  I'm not sure
>> how best to phrase this.  [...]
> You mean "rename 'name' 'name'" should do nothing?

Yes.  Or, assuming /sys -> /usr/src/sys, so should

Or if the current directory is /tmp/englebert, so should

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