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So I wanted to get music off my ipod and onto my external HD and did so. I was wondering though, since the folders taken from the ipod are hidden, is it possible to make them viewable at all times instead of having to input the script into the Terminal every time?
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You can unhide the folders with the SetFile command from the XCode Developer Tools.

This will change the actual attribute to not hidden versus telling the Finder to view hidden files.
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