Mac OS X from a FreeBSD perspective
andrew.hodgson at blueyonder.co.uk
Tue May 13 20:27:56 BST 2003
On Tuesday, May 13, 2003, at 20:18 Europe/London, Pete French wrote:
>> regarding the relationship between the BSD and Mac file systems (I've
>> installed UFS, but everything is in one big partition), and also the
> Tempting as it is that is a descision which is going to cause you a lot
> of problems downstream I'm afraid. A lot of Mac apps assume that they
> HFS underneat them and can store metadata.
Ah ha, I think I may be heading for a reinstall......bugger.
Thanks for the tips, I guess I should get reading. None of this stuff
seems to be explained locally, in Mac Help or anywhere else. I guess
that's why that book is called 'OS X - The Missing Manual'! :-/
You're right though, it's a great desktop interface, I'm loving it.
All the best,
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