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Ep3 - Copy with Multiple Filenames Example Clarification Needed #919
In the "Working With Files and Directories" episode (3), the example "Copy with Multiple Filenames" needs some clarification regarding the second part in that execution of:
Does not always result in:
On my system (Mac), the error is not produced and instead I receive the output (double checked my working directory too):
I am fairly inexperienced with terminal, but others completing this lesson may also have the same problem. From what I can tell based on my experimentation of "cp", it may work differently than when then episode was created/last updated. Either way, it was strange to me as a novice user.
Anyone else seeing this result on their system? It might be a simple modification of stating that the command will not work as expected or produce an error.
Thanks for the issue!
My Bash shell on Linux Mint gives the error message shown in the lesson. Your shell is telling you the same thing, but has phrased it a bit less explicitly. So the issue is that the error message given depends on your OS/Shell version.