Pathnames followed by "..." when printed using printpathn

Dmitry V. Levin ldv at
Wed May 28 16:35:13 UTC 2014

On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 05:53:16PM +0200, Philippe Ombredanne wrote:
> On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 4:42 PM, Zubin Mithra <zubin.mithra at> wrote:
> > I've added in the code for converting all paths that are printed via
> > printpathn(hence, all paths via printpath too). Please find the code at [1].
> > The sample output can be found here[2].
> > [1]
> >
> > [2]
> I see you are printing only the relative path if you failed to get a
> real path for some reason.
> I wonder if there could be something that could hint the reader that
> absolute path resolution failed?

Every relative path in the output where only absolute paths are expected
is a clear hint that absolute path resolution failed. :)

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