GNU bug report logs - #15685
identical errors

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Package: diffutils; Severity: wishlist; Reported by: gregrwm <backuppc-users@HIDDEN>; dated Tue, 22 Oct 2013 17:43:02 UTC; Maintainer for diffutils is bug-diffutils@HIDDEN.
Severity set to 'wishlist' from 'normal' Request was from Paul Eggert <eggert@HIDDEN> to control <at> debbugs.gnu.org. Full text available.

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feature request (perhaps via an option):  when comparing recursively, if
attempting to access both files returns the same error (recursive softlink,
link to nowhere, etc), consider them identical and do not show error
messages.
thank you,
g

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<div dir=3D"ltr"><div>feature request (perhaps via an option):=A0 when comp=
aring recursively, if attempting to access both files returns the same erro=
r (recursive softlink, link to nowhere, etc), consider them identical and d=
o not show error messages.<br>

</div>thank you,<br>g<br></div>

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Acknowledgement sent to gregrwm <backuppc-users@HIDDEN>:
New bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to bug-diffutils@HIDDEN. Full text available.
Report forwarded to bug-diffutils@HIDDEN:
bug#15685; Package diffutils. Full text available.
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