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Try 'ditto'
Authored by: foamy on Jun 20, '01 01:43:33PM

I'd use the ditto command to move all of the data, then do the ln -s. I'm sure the resource forks get lost when tar'ing.

Use something like
ditto -vR /source/ /target/

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Try 'ditto'
Authored by: BraindeadMac on Jun 20, '01 06:56:14PM

you have to use the -rsrcFork option as well with ditto;

ditto -v -rsrcFork /source /destination/

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