Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
go ahead... be a heretic
 
PerlMonks  

Re^3: Unix rename behaviour

by welchavw (Pilgrim)
on May 03, 2006 at 02:54 UTC ( #547047=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: Unix rename behaviour
in thread Unix rename behaviour

Ok, I stand corrected. I have no access to a box to test with, so I was guessing.

I suppose that the rename is just changing the directory entry. I believe that a /bin/cp will give the exact semantics that I supposed earlier? Maybe someone will check for me.

Or maybe I'll just get downvoted.

,welchavw

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://547047]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others surveying the Monastery: (3)
As of 2016-07-01 03:23 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    My preferred method of making French fries (chips) is in a ...











    Results (405 votes). Check out past polls.