bug-grep
[Top][All Lists]
Advanced

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[bug #17623] grep -R should NOT follow symlinks


From: Emmanuel Viennet
Subject: [bug #17623] grep -R should NOT follow symlinks
Date: Wed, 6 Sep 2006 07:09:25 +0000
User-agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.8.0.5) Gecko/20060727 Ubuntu/dapper-security Firefox/1.5.0.5

URL:
  <http://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?17623>

                 Summary: grep -R should NOT follow symlinks
                 Project: grep
            Submitted by: emmanuelito
            Submitted on: Wednesday 09/06/2006 at 07:09
                Category: None
                Severity: 3 - Normal
              Item Group: None
                  Status: None
                 Privacy: Public
             Assigned to: None
             Open/Closed: Open

    _______________________________________________________

Details:


grep -R follows symbolic links, unlike cp or ls. 
At least, one option should be provided to disable 
this behaviour.



 






    _______________________________________________________

Reply to this item at:

  <http://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?17623>

_______________________________________________
  Message sent via/by Savannah
  http://savannah.gnu.org/





reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]