where are the dirname and basename functions?

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Thu Dec 23 09:30:00 GMT 2004

On Dec 23 01:17, Gerrit P. Haase wrote:
> Hans Horn wrote:
> >Christopher Faylor wrote:
> >>I think Gerrit qualifies as a "hardcore cygwin guru".
> >
> >I did think so!
> >
> >I guess there are many levels of "hardcore cygwin guru"'ness.
> >
> >now what about libfetish ????????
> It was not included with the fileutils package:
> $ ls /l /usr/lib/*fetish*
> ls: /l: No such file or directory
> ls: /usr/lib/*fetish*: No such file or directory
> So I din't know about it, I may be an experienced Cygwin user and
> package maintainer, but I have no insight into package details of
> packages I don't maintain.
> If it is now included with coreutils, then you should use it,
> should be pretty easy to map dir_name to dirname.

Libfetish.a is used only internally in coreutils while buildtime.
It's not supposed to get installed on the target system.


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