Exclude not working

Wayne Davison wayned at samba.org
Tue Jul 10 14:25:23 GMT 2007

On Tue, Jul 10, 2007 at 03:11:05PM +0200, Giuliano Gavazzi wrote:
> In the last sentence the term "file" is  used, that for consistency
> should not include directories.

There is some inconsistency in the word "file" since it includes dirs in
its generic sense, but can be used as a short-hand for "regular file"
(or sometimes non-dir) which excludes dirs.  I've improved that section
to try to avoid this ambiguity.


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