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Date: 2003-08-06 (17:01)
From: John Carr <jfc@M...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Unix.stat sometimes fails on Win32 port

> But, it would be just as valid to argue that Unix has a bug in that it
> doesn't detect an incorrectly formed pathname.

It's not a bug, it's a feature.

POSIX requires that operations on "/directory/" and "/directory"
behave identically in most situations.  Since the module is named
"Unix" it ought to follow the Unix convention.

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