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    SubjectRe: NTFS-like streams?
    Linus Torvalds wrote:
    > On Sat, 12 Aug 2000, Alexander Viro wrote:
    > >
    > > You know what tar(1) will do with you for that, don't you? Same ->st_ino
    > > with different contents... And unlike procfs, here tar is a Reasonable
    > > Thing(tm).
    > But "tar" won't even _see_ the thing. Unless "tar" starts to know about
    > S_IFCOMPLEX. In which case it's a non-issue.
    > Remember: unix-only programs will only see the regular data side. They
    > won't ever see the other resource forks at all. Ergo, they cannot break.

    No backups then?
    No find . | cpio -pdv /dest?

    Are you sure?

    Abramo Bagnara

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