Subject: Re: mkdir with trailing / (patch proposed)
To: None <>
From: Martin Weber <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 04/28/2002 23:18:33
On Sun, Apr 28, 2002 at 11:17:29PM +0200, Martin Weber wrote:
Well, in fact, no matter whether it conforms to standard
A or B or not, I'd expect things to be consistent. I don't
know if it's the shell or not, but try e.g. 
ls /////
or ls ////usr//// and see what happens. When I cannot
do that with mkdir .. 

But hey, as I said, could be I'm grandly mistaken and
it's the shell taking care of creating the right token
to lookup and stuff.