pathchk(1) — Linux manual page

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PATHCHK(1)                    User Commands                   PATHCHK(1)

NAME         top

       pathchk - check whether file names are valid or portable

SYNOPSIS         top

       pathchk [OPTION]... NAME...

DESCRIPTION         top

       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         top

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

REPORTING BUGS         top

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

COPYRIGHT         top

       Copyright © 2020 Free Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv3+:
       GNU GPL version 3 or later <https://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
       This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute
       it.  There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO         top

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

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GNU coreutils 8.32             March 2020                     PATHCHK(1)