pathchk man page

pathchk — check whether file names are valid or portable

Synopsis

pathchk [OPTION]... NAME...

Description

Diagnose invalid or unportable file names.

-p
check for most POSIX systems
-P
check for empty names and leading "-"
--portability
check for all POSIX systems (equivalent to -p -P)
--help
display this help and exit
--version
output version information and exit

Author

Written by Paul Eggert, David MacKenzie, and Jim Meyering.

Reporting Bugs

GNU coreutils online help: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
Report pathchk translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

See Also

Full documentation at: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/p…>
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) pathchk invocation'

Info

November 2016 GNU coreutils 8.26 User Commands