From: David Allan Finch (sarum_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-03-28 10:42:36
> ~ is a system only thing as has nothing to do with the shell calls.
It is your shell that convert ~ to $HOME it is nothing
to do with the open() system call. At least not on
Solaris, but it is possible that Unix/99 changed the
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