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Authored by: sjk on Sep 30, '05 03:45:04PM

The zip command on 10.4 doesn't preserve resources forks and extended attributes. "Create Archive of ..." in Finder does because BOMArchiveHelper uses the ditto command to create zip archives. That's my understanding anyway, which I can't double-check right now.

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