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SubjectRe: Are "," and ".." in directory required?

On Thu, Jul 10, 2003 at 02:19:21PM +0400, "Andrey Borzenkov" wrote:
> > Enter empty directory. Remove it by rmdir() by another process. Now you
> > have a directory without dot and dotdot.
> It is not quite the same.
> bor@itsrm2% cd foo
> bor@itsrm2% sudo rmdir /tmp/foo
> bor@itsrm2% ls -la .
> .: No such file or directory

Well, this sequence of events is wrong.
You need to open it first, then remove it, and then do readdir (you still have filehandle to it).

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