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Re: [Patch] Prevent creation of /t

From: Jim Meyering
Subject: Re: [Patch] Prevent creation of /t
Date: Wed, 31 Aug 2011 21:14:15 +0200

Matthew Burgess wrote:
> The unibyte-bracket-expr test does 'cp $in /t' which, if the tests are
> being run as root, will cause '/t' to be created (and obviously, if
> the tests aren't being run as root, that command should fail).  The
> attached patch simply removes that copy command, as that didn't affect
> the status of the test on my machine (x86 Linux) and I couldn't see
> any other reference to '/t'.

Thank you.
How embarrassing.
That's a testing artifact I should never have committed.

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