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pathchk: check whether file names are valid or portable

NAME

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: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
Report pathchk translation bugs to <https://translationproject.org/team/>

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2018 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

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