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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.


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