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Re: opening /tmp//foo doesn't work.

From: Tomas Zerolo
Subject: Re: opening /tmp//foo doesn't work.
Date: Sat, 12 Nov 2005 17:38:52 +0100
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On Sat, Nov 12, 2005 at 11:46:58AM +0059, Han Boetes wrote:
> Hi,
> If you try to open /tmp//foo emacs will try to open /foo, of
> course this is a great feature, but it forgets that /tmp//foo is a
> valid notation of /tmp/foo.

To interpret /tmp//foo is surprising to me. For example, my OS says
/tmp//foo --> /tmp/foo, as I think most Unixen do (I think POSIX
dictates that).

-- tomas

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