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Re: Behaviour of "nodump" flag on directories
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: Behaviour of "nodump" flag on directories
- From: Jeff Nelson <jnelson_(_at_)_jgndesigns_(_dot_)_com>
- Date: Tue, 12 Apr 2005 00:02:04 -0400
- Mail-followup-to: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
On Mon, Apr 11, 2005 at 10:40:20PM -0400, Ted Unangst wrote:
> On Sun, 10 Apr 2005, Jurjen Oskam wrote:
> > This behaviour is documented, so I assume the OpenBSD behaviour is
> > intentional, as well as the other two BSDs. Is my assumption correct?
> > If so, what are the problems with the (Net|Free)BSD behaviour? I'm in
> > a situation where the (Free|Net)BSD behaviour would be handy, but not
> > essential. I'd like to understand why this choice was made, mostly
> > out of curiousity.
> not that i use dump, but doesn't using -h 0 do exactly what you want?
Just curious here Ted, what do you use, and why?
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