cat > fails with cat input file is output file

Earnie Boyd
Fri Jan 26 11:54:00 GMT 2001

Reid Thompson wrote:
>  A question...
>  /home/rthompso/JAVA>cat >
>  cat: input file is output file
>  Is this proper behavior?( I do not believe it is).  

For the file systems that M$ has chosen to use, yes, it is proper
behavior.  Filenames are case insensitive though case preserving so
HelloDate.jave == == HELLODATE.JAVA == etc.


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