[TUHS] speaking of early C compilers
cowan at mercury.ccil.org
Tue Oct 28 10:16:36 AEST 2014
Dave Horsfall scripsit:
> Especially when the syscall itself is chdir(). Perhaps "cd" was used for
> something else at the time?
On the other hand, chdir is conceptually compatible with mkdir and rmdir,
both commands and system calls. I note that MS-DOS and successors allow
md and rd as alternatives.
John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan cowan at ccil.org
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