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remove-extended-attribute! file attribute #!rest optionsprocedure

Remove extended attribute ATTRIBUTE from FILE. By default, if ATTRIBUTE does not exist, an error is signaled.

remove-extended-attribute! also accepts the following options:

#:silentDo not raise an error if the attribute is missing.

The #:silent option is useful if, for example, you wish to truncate a resource fork but are not sure if one is already present. See below for an example.