Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 320050 contains the following summary:
This step-by-step article describes how to use the File Attribute Management Script tool (Fileattributes.pl) to configure compression and display the attributes of folders and files on local and remote Microsoft Windows 2000-based computers.
The File Attribute Management Script tool is available in the Microsoft Windows 2000 Resource Kit Supplement 1. Use this script tool to complete the following tasks on files or folders of NTFS volumes on computers that are running Windows 2000:
|•||Display the attributes of files and folders. The following list describes the attributes that Fileattributes.pl displays, and lists the letters that Fileattributes.pl uses to represent them: |
|•||Turn on or turn off compression of files and folders.|