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    SubjectRe: rmdir(".") works, and causes havoc

    On Mon, 4 Aug 1997, Linus Torvalds wrote:

    > I'll probably just have to add a test for "." and ".." by hand to rmdir().
    > Sad, because it _could_ be potentially useful, it's just not allowed in
    > POSIX.
    > Linus

    Maby code of this sort should be #ifdefed (posix) or #ifnotdef
    (linus_knows_best).. Standards dont slow the rest of the computer world..
    Infact, those that break standards are cheered on as standard setters..
    Maby there should be some compile options..

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