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cd // produces unexpected results


From: Bill Gradwohl
Subject: cd // produces unexpected results
Date: Fri, 22 Jun 2012 13:41:05 -0600

By accident I keyed in :

cd //

and noticed that my prompt included both slashes. Further testing, I think,
reveals a minor issue:

address@hidden ~# pwd; cd //; echo PWD=$PWD; cd /root; echo OLDPWD=$OLDPWD
/root
PWD=//
OLDPWD=//

I don't believe PWD and OLDPWD should contain double slashes as they're
supposed to be the canonical path.

-- 
Bill Gradwohl


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