Re: [dev] Suckless operating system

From: David Tweed <>
Date: Tue, 15 Jun 2010 00:30:05 +0100

On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 12:19 AM, Matthew Bauer <> wrote:
> I wish modern filesystems would allow some way of identifying a file type
> besides in the filename. It seems like that would make things more straight
> forward.

The other issue is an providing a very-easy-to-type equivalent of
globbing on filenames in shell/script expressions for whatever
mechanism is used (ie, for things like 'find . -name "*.(h|cpp|tcc)" |
xargs ......"

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Received on Mon Jun 14 2010 - 23:30:05 UTC

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