[OS X TeX] [OT] Unix question cp -aL

Maarten Sneep maarten.sneep at xs4all.nl
Fri Mar 20 23:05:55 CET 2009


On 20 mrt 2009, at 17:23, Daniel Becker wrote:

> does anybody know why on a Mac, the command (bash)
>
> cp -aL balbla blabla
>
> doesn't work? I mean the -aL option? What is it good for?

cp -a is linux/GNU specific. BSD does not know about that option.

Maarten
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