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Re: [vox-tech] I told you so


  • Subject: Re: [vox-tech] I told you so
  • From: "Jay Strauss" <jjstrauss@MAPSyahoo.com>
  • Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2001 12:43:49 -0700
  • References: 200104201951.f3KJp4L10957@sonic.net

I know, but I got lazy and did it with -f

----- Original Message -----
From: "William Kendrick" <nbs@sonic.net>
To: <vox-tech@franz.mother.com>
Cc: "vox-tech" <vox-tech@lugod.org>
Sent: Friday, April 20, 2001 2:51 PM
Subject: Re: [vox-tech] I told you so


> >
> > I know you (Pete) are going to say I told you so but:
> >
> > Someone told me to copy all the bin from my ksh dist to my /bin
directory.
> > This seemed a little risky so I copied my /bin to /bin.0 just in case.
Then
> > I copied the ksh stuff to /bin.  Now my machine is kinda hosed.  I
quickly:
>
> When in doubt, use "-i" with the cp, mv and rm commands!
> (It'll ask you before clobbering an existing file)
>
> Note: It's ignored if you give "-f" (force), so be careful!
>
> -bill!


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