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Re: [Bug-stow] Small feature requests...

From: Guillaume Morin
Subject: Re: [Bug-stow] Small feature requests...
Date: Wed, 11 Jun 2003 09:01:07 -0400
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Hi Alfred,

Dans un message du 10 Jun à 23:08, Alfred M. Szmidt écrivait :
> o --create-directories
>  What this would do is to create directories in the target directory,
>  instead of making them point to their respective counter part int the
>  package directory.  This is especially nice when you want to install
>  local files into the stow directory like. Example: a single file that
>  needs to be dumped into the site-lisp directory of Emacs, it would be
>  quite annoying to create an installation image just for one (or a
>  few) files.

That is a good idea.

> o --copy-instead-of-link=DEST[,DEST1, ...]
>  This would copy all files that would end up in DEST instead of
>  symlinking them.  And example use of this might be to have no
>  symlinks in /etc, but literal files, and have the original files in
>  the package directory.  Note that this should probobly not abort on
>  conflicts...

I am not sure about this one. It may confuse people. What do you think
Gael ?

> I think thats it.  Is bug-stow even active?

Well, at least, I read it :-)

Guillaume Morin <address@hidden>

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