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    SubjectRe: silent semantic changes with reiser4
    Markus Törnqvist wrote:

    >On Thu, Aug 26, 2004 at 12:32:00AM -0500, Matt Mackall wrote:
    >>Find some silly person with an iBook and open a shell on OS X. Use cp
    >>to copy a file with a resource fork. Oh look, the Finder has no idea
    >>what the new file is, even though it looks exactly identical in the
    >>shell. Isn't that _wonderful_? Now try cat < a > b on a file with a
    >>fork. How is that ever going to work?
    >Then I guess OS X ships a broken implementation of cp, yes?
    Nope, GUI handles it perfectly. it's maybe 0.1% of users of MacOS that acctually care about cp being broken.


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