How to organize sources

Jesse Tie Ten Quee highos at
Thu Jan 18 06:28:15 PST 2001


On Thu, Jan 18, 2001 at 08:56:17AM -0500, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> Having catagories can be real helpful at first. During the first few months I 
> did it this way I constantly had problems like "darn I forgot the name of the 
> irc daemon's package. If i just had an irc catagory with a symlink to the 
> sources/somewhere/somename.tar.bz2 file I could find it much easier".

A small cron job can fix that.. if you have all your tarballs sorted in
directories, just let the cron job delete your A-Z/0-9 directories and
search for all the tarballs under the sorted and make symbolic links to
recreate them.

Jesse Tie Ten Quee - highos at highos dot com

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