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Re: unlink EPERM vs EISDIR

From: Thomas Bushnell, BSG
Subject: Re: unlink EPERM vs EISDIR
Date: 26 May 2002 16:34:12 -0700
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Roland McGrath <address@hidden> writes:

> I've just become aware that unlink on a directory is required by POSIX to
> fail with EPERM, while our code (diskfs) and (so I am told) Linux returns
> EISDIR.  I looked at FreeBSD 4.3 and NetBSD 1.5, and those use EPERM.  
> If there are no objections, I will change diskfs to return EPERM.

Lame, but sigh.

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