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What does the “@” (at) symbol mean on OSX ls? [duplicate]

When I check permission of less files from the command line on my Snow Leopard OSX system using Bash I see -rw-r--r--@ for certain files and for others I just see -rw-r--r-- What does the @ mean here?
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+ or @ mark after running 'ls -al' [duplicate]

In Mac OS X, run 'ls -al' gives me something like this. drwxrwxrwx+ 4 smcho staff 136 May 5 09:18 Public drwxr-xr-x+ 6 smcho staff 204 Feb 1 2010 Sites drwxrwxrwx 9 smcho staff ...
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What does @ sign mean in 'ls' output on Mac OSX Lion terminal? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: what does the @ mean in ls -l? What does the @ sign mean in the following "ls" output? -rw-r--r--@ 1 root wheel 489 Jan 4 13:14 boot.plist
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What is the @ after directory listing mean? [duplicate]

so I have some files in a directory and when I type ls -l I get -rw-r--r-- 1 home staff 275 Apr 9 16:01 index.js -rwxr-xr-x@ 1 home staff 2565 Apr 8 10:38 person.js -rwxr-xr-x@ 1 home ...
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Explain the “@” symbol in this permissions example [duplicate]

I have a file on my Darwin system and the permissions are: -rwxr-xr-x@ User: read, write, execute Group: read, execute Other: read, execute What is the 11th notation the @ mean? In addition to ...
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What does @ symbol mean in file permission? [duplicate]

I started encountering the following problem when I was trying to delete a set of files when I started seeing the following error on my MAC with macOs, Mojave. "The operation can’t be completed ...
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What do the symbols displayed by ls -F mean?

I noticed that if I run ls -F on a directory, some of the entries have a * or a @ after them. spuder@ubuntu:~$ ls -F /sbin acpi_available* getpcaps* lvmconf* ntfscp* ...
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File Permissions mode ending in @ or +

I was changing file permissions and I noticed that some of the permissions modes ended in @ as in -rw-r--r--@, or a + as in drwxr-x---+. I've looked at the man pages for chmod and chown, and searched ...
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How do I delete a directory that contains only '.' and '..', but rm says is not empty?

These two files are artefacts of Office 2011 that are preventing removal the 'Contents' directory. How do I delete these? sh-3.2# ls -l -a total 21496 drwx------+ 15 Beef staff 480 Jan 14 23:...
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rsync + chmod multiple files

I have a source folder source/ -rw-------@ 1 user staff 41B Mar 23 13:59 aws-1 -rw-r--r-- 1 user staff 112B Mar 23 14:36 aws-2 -rw-rw-rw-@ 1 user staff 2.3K Feb 5 17:15 google the ...