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Re: Re: Re: What's in the " .mb" files????

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  • Subject: [mg2666] Re: [mg2633] Re: [mg2579] Re: What's in the " .mb" files????
  • From: Richard Mercer <richard at>
  • Date: Sun, 3 Dec 1995 02:54:56 -0500

>  Remarks "To my knowledge, there shouldn't be any info in
>  the .mb that isn't recoverable from the .ma, and you
>  should be able to freely delete those files if they're
>  taking up too much space, at the price of slower opening
>  of your .ma files."

>  Things may be different on different machines, but, on
>  my NeXT, I have used voice-overs in notebooks, pasted in
>  from the Sound application, and they seem to be dependent
>  on the .mb files.

>  Comment and advice would be welcome.

>  Allan Hayes hay at

The same is true of "pasted in" graphics on any platform (that uses .mb  
files); without the .mb file, they disappear.

Richard Mercer

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