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After a seemingly eternal wait for the magic ‘release’ DVD, it finally arrived and I got to play around a little to see how the final version is doing. Let’s say things installed just fine (while I attract problems, I don’t think I ever had problems with system updates – touching wood!) and I’ll see how things work for real now. Giving the futuristic Time Machine a spin as well:

Time Machine Backup progress window with more than 1400000 files to go.

And it immediately reminded me why I keep thinking that OS X is becoming too unixy. 1,4 million friggin’ files! I may be a messy person, but let me assure you that most of those weren’t created by me.

November 7, 2007, 22:17

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Comment by Nerg: User icon

You may find some of them here

http://www.westwind.com/reference/OS-X/invisibles.html

November 8, 2007, 18:12

Comment by ssp: User icon

I somewhat doubt that those hidden files have a role to play in this. They shouldn’t be part of the backup anyway (file:///System/Library/CoreServices/backupd.bundle/Contents/Resources/StdExclusions.plist).

November 8, 2007, 22:35

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