[OS X TeX] Unix expert help needed

Justin C. Walker justin at mac.com
Fri May 25 13:53:00 EDT 2007

On May 25, 2007, at 10:25 , Alain Schremmer wrote:

> On May 25, 2007, at 12:57 PM, Justin C. Walker wrote:
>> On May 24, 2007, at 05:40 , Herbert Schulz wrote:
>>> On May 24, 2007, at 5:04 AM, Bruno Voisin wrote:
>>>> Le 24 mai 07 à 07:24, Herbert Schulz a écrit :
>> [snip]
>>> I've completely forgotten about the resource forks. Even `ls -a`  
>>> on Mac OS X hides them! The folders I've stripped were for Mac  
>>> consumption so I haven't worried about them. I do remember  
>>> sending some photos from iPhoto va CD to a friend with a Windows  
>>> machine and he had to wade through the "extra" files. I think  
>>> I've seen resource fork strippers out there but haven't looked  
>>> into which one may be best or how to use some CLI tools to do  
>>> it---I'll be there is one but maybe it's only with the developer  
>>> tools.
>> If you are up for using Stuffit, I think you can set its prefs to  
>> exclude Mac-specific stuff.  I don't have it, so I am only passing  
>> on rumors...
> I have Stuffit Deluxe 8.0.2 (old) but I don't see what you are  
> refering to there.
> Preferences > Compression > Compression level = Custom > Settings > ?

May be an old version.  I suspect that the newer (post-Mac OS X)  
versions provide this, once customer squawking reached sufficient  
levels :-}


Justin C. Walker, Curmudgeon-At-Large
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