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Metadata caches allow fast access to file attributes, and they will eliminate disk accesses as long as the data is in the cache.
Statistics are gathered on file attributes such as: (1) file names, (2) file sizes, (3) file creation dates, (4) file modification dates, (5) access control attributes, and (6) number of images.
Lenders use credit file attributes, which provide information from each credit file, such as how many bankcards an individual has, to gain a deeper understanding of their customers' credit status and history.
Desktop integration Desktop integration enables applications to exchange data with each other by making file formats, process types, object types, and file attributes public.
DLM products generally deal with data from outside the file, looking at externally visible file attributes, whereas ILM deals with the information contained within the file.
* Enhanced Cross Platform Compatibility Options for Zip: StuffIt Deluxe is now able to create .Zip archives that preserve Macintosh specific file attributes, such as the resource fork, while at the same time preserving 100% compatibility with Windows-based PCs.
To improve backup speeds, the product automatically determines the best available data-transmission protocol to use based on file attributes. Offline data grooming works in conjunction with managed replication and protected data migration features, which enable data to be backed up to an initial storage device, then moved or copied to other storage devices in the network.--Avail Solutions
The dates and times in the file attributes showed that they were deleted immediately before Richard's attorneys saw the computer.
I was frequently annoyed that the Windows 95 version of Explorer would not display the file name with its proper case, nor would it show the file attributes. Neither the 95 nor the 98 version can print a directory.
The heavily-censored 30-page file attributes the drugs accusation to an FBI source, although it notes the claim "was not substantiated by this bureau".