[OS X TeX] [pdftk] MacOS Roman -> Western ISO Latin 9

cfrees at imapmail.org cfrees at imapmail.org
Sun Jan 4 14:57:22 EST 2009

On Sun 4th Jan, 2009 at 13:51, David Watson seems to have written:

> On Jan 4, 2009, at 1:44 PM, cfrees at imapmail.org wrote:
>> Unless things have changed fairly drastically (which I don't rule out),
>> the @s indicate symbolic links - not extended attributes which would be
>> indicated with + signs instead. At least, that is how things look in
>> Tiger (with ACLs enabled, obviously).
> In Leopard, the @s right after the file permissions indicate extended 
> attributes. If one does `ls -F *` you will indeed see @s for symbolic links, 
> but it will be directly after the name of the file. Either way:
Fascinating. (And confusing.)

And you're entirely correct, of course. The @s are in the wrong place
to indicate links. I'm just so used to seeing @ for link and + for ACL.


>> ls -l will show the target for the links. Check if those are
>> executable. If so, try using the engine directly rather than the link
>> to it.
> So, indeed, if it is a symbolic link, this advice seems reasonable.
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> University MS  38677 • 1.662.915.1663

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