On Thu, Feb 3, 2011 at 22:29, Jeremy Bopp <jeremy / bopp.net> wrote:
> Globs aren't implemented by the OS or the filesystem.

Wrong.

% man -s3 glob

GLOB(3)                   Linux Programmer's Manual                   GLOB(3)

NAME
       glob,  globfree  - find pathnames matching a pattern, free memory from
       glob()

SYNOPSIS
       #include <glob.h>

       int glob(const char *pattern, int flags,
                int (*errfunc) (const char *epath, int eerrno),
                glob_t *pglob);
       void globfree(glob_t *pglob);
[...]

And on Windows:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/8bch7bkk.aspx


mathew
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