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Fast trash emptying via Unix script turned into an app
Authored by: frgough on Jul 21, '09 10:17:19AM

I'm not so sure this is wise. Correct me if I'm wrong, but I think OS X does more than just delete files when emptying the trash. I think it's also doing housekeeping to make sure pointers, references and other geeky OS stuff relating to the file also gets cleaned up.



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Fast trash emptying via Unix script turned into an app
Authored by: ClarkGoble on Jul 28, '09 08:57:50AM

I'm fairly sure this isn't the case. The only place I could see a problem is if you do this and a program is using a file. But that's a rare condition.



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