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Re: -e and permission denied

From: victor
Subject: Re: -e and permission denied
Date: Thu, 3 Oct 2013 14:36:32 -0700 (PDT)
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пятница, 4 октября 2013 г., 1:27:28 UTC+4 пользователь Greg Wooledge написал:
> I assume you mean that bash will return 1 (failure) for [[ -e /path/to/file ]]


> How else would you expect bash to handle this?

Point was that it's probably poorly documented: "-e True if file exists." ( 
http://www.gnu.org/software/bash/manual/bash.html ).

It's not immediately clear that false is returned if file exists but permission 
denied error happens.

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