Home Directory Migration - Excluded Files

October 12 Linux to Windows Migration Exclusions

The following files were not migrated from the Linux to Windows home directories.  Note that this list may not be complete.  Questions or concerns about any of these files should be sent to ews [at] illinois.edu.

  • named pipes
  • sparse files (in particular from PSpice)
  • file names legal in UNIX but not in Windows
  • directories and  files with names:
    • containing special characters such exclamation or question marks
    • ending with a space
    • beginning with “.”
    • ending with the extension .hst (appears used by CEE416)
  • recycle bins
  • trash directories
  • core and vgcore files

October 26 Linux to Linux Migration Exclusions

The following files were not migrated from the old Linux to new Linux home directories.  Note that this list may not be complete.  Questions or concerns about any of these files should be sent to ews [at] illinois.edu.

  • .nfs*
  • core.[0-9]*
  • vgcore.[0-9]*
  • .Trash/
  • SCHEMATIC1/*/*.dat
  • *PSpiceFiles/*/*/*.dat
  • .mozilla/firefox/*/Cache*/*
  • .cache
  • .dbus
  • .adobe
  • .ICEauthority
  • .pulse
  • .xsession-errors
  • $RECYCLE.BIN
  • .macromedia
  • .pulse-cookie
  • _lab_memory

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