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PATHCHK(1) User Commands PATHCHK(1)


pathchk - manual page for pathchk 8.32


pathchk [OPTION]... NAME...


Diagnose invalid or unportable file names.

check for most POSIX systems
check for empty names and leading "-"
check for all POSIX systems (equivalent to -p -P)
display this help and exit
output version information and exit

GNU coreutils online help: <> Report any translation bugs to <> Full documentation <> or available locally via: info '(coreutils) pathchk invocation'


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


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

August 2022 GNU coreutils 8.32