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Old 02-18-2015, 03:18 AM   #16
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I highly recommend reading through http://rute.2038bug.com/index.html.gz

Incidentally, 'x' on a dir is actually 'search', not execute.
Its historical that it uses the same char 'x' and besides, 's' has another meaning (exercise for the reader to find out what )
 
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