Cyrus M. Reed
reedc at cc.wwu.edu
Fri Mar 3 13:13:00 CST 2000
Resistance is futile, you will be assimilated:
"Top-Secret.doc merged with Top-Secret.doc"
On Fri, 3 Mar 2000, David Rouse wrote:
> > Chech this out, Microsoft just "invented" symlinks out of the blue.
> > long have these been available in *nix?
> > http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/features/2000/02-28w2k.asp
> Without saying what I think about the idea, I think what MS has done is
> have the OS create the links on the fly, by itself, without telling
> anyone. In other words, it looks for duplicate files and merges them (as
> far as disk space is concerned). I *hope* (for the sake of any W2K
> users) that the OS can reliably un-merge files as well.
> David Rouse
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