HFS Extent Tables

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  1. shake macrumors regular

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    #1
    hi there,
    i dont know if this is the right place to post this, but here goes....
    i was going through files on my HD's and noticed a file called HFSExtentTables. what is this file for? is it needed?

    any help is appreciated.
    thanks,
    shake
     
  2. TEG macrumors 604

    TEG

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    Langley, Washington
    #2
    I believe it is the extension to allow Darwin to access the HFS+ and HFS hard drive formats. Othwise, UFS must be used. Do not delete, otherwise you'll have to use OS9.

    TEG
     

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