Reliable old script loses data on new Cygwin installation
Tue Nov 13 09:01:00 GMT 2007
/!\ WOOGA WOOGA /!\
Possible Stupid human Error!
/!\ OOOPS OOOPS /!\
if the copy of xp is new enough, its got a funky little tool called
the Windows Malware Detection And removal Tool (a freind of mine who
is an MS MVP has had the same problem as you just under a different
I took an sp1 machine, created some text files that i wanted to search
for and got no problems on an athlon machine (2.4Ghz)
I then upgraded to sp2 -- same machine, same 200gb sata hdd and everything
then i let it run its updates
its the windows malware detector (aka windows defender or whatever you
want to call it.)
also, avg can do this too
try moving 200 files with mv -r /tmp/std-output/* /logs/$$/, each
about 30kb each
Please Excuse TOFU. Gmail/Mobile has no Power.
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Space of Flows, Space of Places: Materials for a Theory of Urbanism in
the Information Age, in The Cybercities Reader, S. Graham, Editor.
2004, Routledge: London. p. 82-93.
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