Re: mkisofs BUG/Feature?
Paul Slootman <email@example.com> writes:
> On Tue 26 May 1998, Brederlow wrote:
> > I created an isoimage of some directories on my harddrive and it seems
> > that files and dirs written in M$Dos 8+3 shortcut syntax
> > (foobar~1.txt) where left out. Is this a bug a feature or just a
> > miracle?
> Both, actually :-) From the manpage:
Oh, the love making manual. I should have known. Thanks.
> -a Include all files on the iso9660 filesystem. Nor
> mally files that contain the characters '~' or '#'
> will not be included (these are typically backup
> files for editors under unix).
hmm, maybe that should be changed to "ending with ~ or #". Files
containing ~ in the middle are usually not backups. :)
> > May the Source be with you.
> ... and the manpages when the Source doesn't help.
man: command not found
apt-get install man-db
That should help. :)
Beware, the dark side of the Source is strong.
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