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Re: [SLUG] Associating filenames
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Associating filenames
- From: tom burkart <tom@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu Oct 19 11:00:48 2000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
On Wed, 18 Oct 2000, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> > which begs the question, what did they do to bolt metadata onto the
> > freebsd core for OSX ??
> Umm... There was a really good article about this going around a while back.
> Fairly interesting, it covered all the hacks they went through to combine
> the two systems.
As far as my reading of it went was that they dropped the feature.
As far as my personal opinion goes: file(1) does a reasonable job anyway.
Who needs file extensions? I don't like them because windoze gets it wong
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