Solaris 9 also has extended Fileattributes >From whats new in Solaris 9 "The UFS, NFS, and TMPFS file systems have been enhanced to include extended file attributes, which enable application developers to associate specific attributes to a file. For example, a developer of a file management application for a windowing system might choose to associate a display icon with a file."
man (5) on fsattr http://docs.sun.com/db/doc/816-0220/6m6nkorp9?a=view See ya Tim On Thu, 2003-01-16 at 03:47, Shane Hathaway wrote: > Paul Winkler wrote: > > On Wed, Jan 15, 2003 at 05:30:58PM +0000, seb bacon wrote: > > > >>Shane, AdaptableStorage is insane and beautiful - congratulations :-) > > > > > > It seems to inspire insanity :) kosh and i got into a discussion on #zope > > about using AdaptableStorage with reiserfs4, mapping zope properties > > to reiserfs4 properties... finally, a fully really transparent > > unix filesystem <-> ZODB solution that isn't a half-assed version of either! > > didn't get into detail but it seems like it should be doable. > > That's not insanity, it's just discovering that what was nasty and > difficult before is now doable. :-) I really didn't appreciate the > elegance of Mac resource forks until I created the ".properties" files. > I understand NTFS has multiple named forks and other filesystems like > ReiserFS are developing similar capabilities. Neat. Let's use them! > > Shane > > > _______________________________________________ > Zope-Dev maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED] > http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev > ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** > (Related lists - > http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce > http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope ) DISCLAIMER: This email, including any attachments, is intended only for use by the addressee(s) and may contain confidential and/or personal information and may also be the subject of legal privilege. Any personal information contained in this email is not to be used or disclosed for any purpose other than the purpose for which you have received it. If you are not the intended recipient, you must not disclose or use the information contained in it. In this case, please let me know by return email, delete the message permanently from your system and destroy any copies. Emails and their attachments may be interfered with, may contain computer viruses or other defects and may not be successfully replicated on other systems. All attachments are opened at the recipient's risk. _______________________________________________ Zope-Dev maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope )