This issue tracker has been migrated to GitHub, and is currently read-only.
For more information, see the GitHub FAQs in the Python's Developer Guide.

Author christian.heimes
Recipients John.Jefferies, christian.heimes, loewis
Date 2013-06-26.12:55:11
SpamBayes Score -1.0
Marked as misclassified Yes
Message-id <>
There is much confusing about junction point on the internet. Some sites like Wikipedia claim that a junction point is a kind of soft link. Other sites refer to junction points as "directory hard links".

IMO "directory hard links" is wrong. Contrary to file hard links a junction point doesn't keep the target directory alive when the target is removed.
Date User Action Args
2013-06-26 12:55:11christian.heimessetrecipients: + christian.heimes, loewis, John.Jefferies
2013-06-26 12:55:11christian.heimessetmessageid: <>
2013-06-26 12:55:11christian.heimeslinkissue18306 messages
2013-06-26 12:55:11christian.heimescreate