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July 24th, 2019

@Freerunnering Yes, you can do it with xattr (as mentioned on that page). Just add the -r switch to make it recursive.

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@danielpunkass @lucvandal @tapbot_paul @gruber It’s not just in beta software. The change for requiring the whole .… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@danielpunkass @gruber @tapbot_paul It’s fine in concept, but (1) AFAIK this particular wrinkle wasn’t documented w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@pedantcoder I appreciate your willingness to discuss this stuff. And it’s neat that you get to work in so many different areas.

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@pedantcoder Yeah, my #1 request for getxattr would be a way to efficiently look up fallback xattrs in a single cal… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@pedantcoder So I would have liked to either have a way for apps to set flags on that list for their xattrs or a se… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@pedantcoder I read the man page and original header circa 10.6 and haven’t really touched the code since. And seco… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@pedantcoder My issue is just with way the flags are implemented as part of the name. This creates a data migration… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@pedantcoder xattr_flags.h is mentioned in the @howardnoakley post that I quoted, and he lists the flag constants a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@pedantcoder I fixed the comment. Sorry about the entity issue. I don’t know why WordPress deletes “HTML tags” it d… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Google Open Sources robots.txt Parser: mjtsai.com/blog/2019/07/2…

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Attorney General William Barr on Encryption Policy: mjtsai.com/blog/2019/07/2…

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@betalogue Apparently, it will: mjtsai.com/blog/2019/07/2… Although I was quite skeptical when I read that.

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Posts updated today:

Superhuman Embeds Tracking Pixels in User E-mails
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xattr Flags and i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@galooticus @dropdmg Apple’s docs still recommend using a disk image, and there’s no way to avoid translocation if… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Even having read a lot about Gatekeeper/quarantine/translocation/code signed disk images/notarization, I sometimes… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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