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Monday, March 20, 2006 

Get the hidden files

A safe way of grabbing all "hidden" files is to use '.??*' rather than '.*' since this will only match 3 or more characters. Admittedly, this will miss any hidden files that are only a single character after the ., but it will always miss '.' & '..', which is probably more important...

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