"No such file or directory" message of source command

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  • In csh, when a file that does not exist is specified by source command, path of the specified file is not displayed in "No such file or directory" message.
  [root@localhost test]# cat a.csh

  source ./b.csh

  [root@localhost test]# ls
  [root@localhost test]# ./a.csh
  .: No such file or directory.
  • Moreover, "No such file or directory" message is as follows for Japanese.
  [root@localhost test]# ./a.csh
  • What is the root cause of this problem?
  • Is there Workaround of this problem?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3
  • tcsh-6.17-19.el6_2

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