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From: Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>
To: Aurelien Jarno <aurelien@aurel32.net>
Cc: Andrej Shadura <andrew@shadura.me>,
	dash@vger.kernel.org, peff@peff.net, 976865@bugs.debian.org
Subject: Re: Fwd: Bug#974900: dash removes trailing slash from script arguments
Date: Thu, 10 Dec 2020 23:12:36 +1100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20201210121236.GA28441@gondor.apana.org.au> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20201209122717.GA2598168@aurel32.net>

On Wed, Dec 09, 2020 at 01:27:17PM +0100, Aurelien Jarno wrote:
> Can you please describe more precisely what is the problem with glob(3)?

Create a regular file called "foo", then call glob(3) with the
pattern "foo\/".  This returns a single match with the string
"foo".  This should return no match.

If you change the pattern to "foo/", then it also matches but
returns with the string "foo/" as expected.

The only flag we pass to glob(3) is GLOB_NOMAGIC.

Email: Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>
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      parent reply	other threads:[~2020-12-10 12:13 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-11-16 10:30 Andrej Shadura
2020-11-17  3:32 ` Herbert Xu
2020-12-09 12:27   ` Aurelien Jarno
2020-12-10  2:56     ` Bug#976865: " Herbert Xu
2020-12-10  7:58       ` Aurelien Jarno
2020-12-10 11:35         ` Herbert Xu
2020-12-10 15:20           ` Jeff King
2020-12-11  2:03             ` Herbert Xu
2020-12-11  2:05               ` Jeff King
2020-12-12 21:18           ` Florian Weimer
2020-12-10 12:12     ` Herbert Xu [this message]

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