I'm not clear on exactly what the
-R flag does for
chflags. I was wondering if someone might be able to help me.
The man page says this:
Recurse: Change the file flags of file hierarchies rooted in the files instead of just the files themselves.
I don't understand what that means. Can someone tell me what the difference would be between
chflags -R hidden and just
There's an online man page here for reference: http://ss64.com/osx/chflags.html