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RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: Odd file rename

by merlyn (Sage)
on Jun 14, 2000 at 20:50 UTC ( #18134=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to RE: RE: RE: RE: Odd file rename
in thread Odd file rename

No. -d on a symlink that points to a directory returns true for both the symlink and the directory. Hence, you could end up anywhere, including your own parent.

-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker

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