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RE: Why not hide .SVN dir on windows?

From: Barry Scott <barry.alan.scott_at_ntlworld.com>
Date: 2002-09-10 22:59:11 CEST

> I have about two files and one dir hidden on my laptop and home machine
> (doing a quick survey), whereas I have forty seven .foo directories on my
> Linux box.

I have 730 hidden on C: and my data disk has 99. I have Windows/XP Pro.
try attrib |findstr "^....H"

> .foo is a common and well understood paradigm in the Unix world.
> The hidden
> attribute is seldom used and...well...a little obscure.

Thats the power of Unix over Windows. Well understood semantics
implemented the same way.

        BArry

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