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Old 06-30-2012, 01:48 AM
 
Default Re (4): Apparent disagreement between df and cp.

From: Doug <dmcgarrett@optonline.net>
Date: Fri, 29 Jun 2012 18:41:17 -0400
> cp ... none of the options mentions determining the size of a file-
> system or the remaining space therein.

The primary function seen by the user is copying. The relative
size of the projectile and its target are only relevant to the
user when the former is larger than the latter and that is when
size is mentioned. Is that objectionable?

Regards, ... Peter E.

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