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Re: UNIX/Linux text files

On Tuesday 20 April 2004 16:50, John Hasler wrote:

> Ciaran writes:
>> The file command uses magic to figure it out. Is that any better?
> The point is that there are no "text files": just files that happen to
> contain text.  This not true of all operating systems.

You mean the traditional Mac system, with resource and data forks in
each file?

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