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    SubjectRe: reiser4 plugins
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    Hans Reiser <reiser@namesys.com> wrote:
    > Stefan Smietanowski wrote:
    > > I think "..." and ".meta" both serve as a logical delimiter. However
    > > some programs implement their own "..." which would make it clash with
    > > them. Naturally if some program created a directory called .meta we're
    > > equally screwed.

    > I chose '....' (four dots) because it clashes with less, not three dots.

    Is this some kind of "My dots are more than yours" contest?!

    /None/ of them is safe. ".meta", "...", "....", ".this.has.five.dots." are
    all perfectly legal file (or directory) names, POSIXly. If any one of them
    won't do, none will.
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