what's with that trailing "." for the mode from "ls -l"
Robert P. J. Day
rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Thu Nov 12 12:29:00 UTC 2009
On Thu, 12 Nov 2009, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> i once knew this, really. what's the explanation of that recent
> introduction of an extra period after the normal mode bits in the
> output from "ls -l"?
never mind, found it:
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