Re: [OT] Capitals in kernel directory-names

From: Jamie Lokier
Date: Fri Apr 16 2004 - 04:10:55 EST

Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> Files and directories that start with capitals show up first when using `ls',
> that's why people use e.g. README, INSTALL, and Documentation.

They used to. Maybe on your system they still do. (Hint: $LANG).

[jamie@dual dual-2.6.5]$ ls
arch Documentation init MAINTAINERS README sound
COPYING drivers ipc Makefile REPORTING-BUGS
CREDITS fs kernel mm scripts usr
crypto include lib net security vmlinux

-- Jamie
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