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SubjectRe: umount -l <path>, getcwd and /proc/<pid>/cwd inconsistent
Ian Kent <> writes:

> Basically, from a bash shell, setting working directory to a mounted
> directory all is fine with "pwd" and "/proc/<pid>/cwd". Following a
> "umount - l" on the mount "pwd" continues to return the expected string
> but "/proc/<pid>/cwd" returns an empty string.

Builtin pwd just prints $PWD.


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