Let's say I have a working directory:
I type a
mv command that will affect the parent directory of the current working directory and the working directory itself:
mv .* /tmp/someDirectory
When executed, the command moves the content of both directories
.* is a match of the
.. link in the current directory.
So far so good.
But, what I don't understand is why the files and directories are moved to the parent of the argument?
The files appear inside
/tmp instead of
Can anybody throw some light?
OS is Solaris.