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Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-02-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By zapatafa
I know it works on Linux. Why not on a Mac? ...

I know it works on Linux. Why not on a Mac?

I installed "gnu"'s version of "tar" and that works as expected and archives all my files.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-02-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 896
Posted By zapatafa
That's what I'm doing. "tar" is copying all my...

That's what I'm doing. "tar" is copying all my hidden files EXCEPT

.__<name>__

files. I'm asking why this is.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-02-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 896
Posted By zapatafa
My other hidden files, "dot<name>", are all...

My other hidden files, "dot<name>", are all successfully copied. Only "<dot><underscore><name>" are not being copied.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-02-2013, 04:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 896
Posted By zapatafa
tar not archiving all my files

I wanted to test some potential destructive code on a directory and all its subdirectories. So, I tarballed it and then made a copy from the tarball in a space where my code wouldn't accidentally...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-16-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By zapatafa
From the command line bash -ic might look a bit...

From the command line bash -ic might look a bit strange, I suppose. I'm trying to call a bash command interactively from another program. It's failing. My impression was that in the other program...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-15-2013, 05:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By zapatafa
calling bash interactively

I have the following command in my .bashrc file.

function untouchable {
echo "parameter 0 is: $0"
echo "parameter 1 is: $1"
echo "parameter 2 is: $2"
echo "parameter 3 is: $3"...
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