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Fix a possible 'disappearing file on Desktop' bug
Authored by: jweinberger on Mar 18, '05 09:02:11PM
I have had this also in odd situations - fortunately only a few times.

When I look at ls -l in terminal it turns out the "invisible" file also has a size of 0. I just rm the file (or sudo rm if needed) and recopy it.

I'ts a pain if you're trying to do something automated, but if you just need the file, recopying seems far less harsh than a Finder Relaunch (BTW: you can relaunch the Finder from the "Force Quit" dialog also cmd-option-esc)

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