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From: Stefan Seefeld (seefeld_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-07-04 12:41:47

Vladimir Prus wrote:
> backup.tar.bz2
> Here, you might want to look at either "top-level" file type -- ".bz2" here,
> or at everything after first dot -- ".tar.bz2", depending on what you want
> to do.

I think it's bad enough that we have inherited this bogus semantics of a
file 'extension', so let's not add to that. Users can always parse
filenames with their own application-specific methods, if to them a name
carries a particular meaning.


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