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Last Week on My Mac: Enduring file references in macOS
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Last Week on My Mac: Enduring file references in macOS

I don’t move folders around too often, or rename them, but it worries me that when I do, some apps (and some users!) won’t remember where they’ve gone. By a quirk of Unix and MS-DOS, most software including operating systems locates files by their directory path. When we innocently move a folder from ~/Documents to…