Second of two, here looking at quarantine of documents, what it means, how it occurs. Much more common than apps, but mysterious.
First of two articles – this looking at how quarantine works for apps and other executables, details of the flag itself, how it behaves, and more.
This page is for your support questions and comments on my free extended attribute editor xattred, and my […]
A simple utility to remove the many quarantine flags which are written when sandboxed apps open movies, PDF, JPEG and other files, and can cause problems.
Do we really need tens of thousands of spurious quarantine flags attached to perfectly good documents?
Small changes in tables which allow you to navigate using the cursor keys – but should greatly improve their usability. Recommended for all users.
Natural language parsing, privacy exploring, update investigating, xattr-tweaking, iCloud poking, log browsing: they’re all here for Mojave.
This new version has full access to files and folders, even with Mojave’s privacy protection in force.
This new version adds a simple tool to discover any differences in extended attributes between two files.
Improvements for all, but most particularly for full compatibility with Mojave. Have you seen these running in Dark Mode?