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Could be a really BAD idea
Authored by: giskard22 on Jun 27, '06 09:48:24AM

Depending on what file types are in use, this is potentially a HORRIBLE thing to do. What you're doing is deleting portions of the files. The resource fork, along with any metadata like Spotlight comments, are stored in the ._ files. It's true that these days, that data isn't usually crucial to the file's main function. You'll typically find icon previews of images and that kind of thing. But still, this is potentially a very harmful action.



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