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abs. path & canonical path

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Joined: Jul 19, 2000
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Could someone please tell me the difference between absolute path & canonical path.I tested for it but both of these gave the same path.Please help.
Sandra Marti
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Joined: Jun 08, 2000
Posts: 63
This has been discussed here and here
I agree. Here's the link:
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