Group Project Thread, anti-files in Coding and Web Development; a bit like anti-matter. when i copy files around, I can use one command, to copy the contents of a ...
13th February 2009, 09:41 AM #1
a bit like anti-matter. when i copy files around, I can use one command, to copy the contents of a folder. If for whatever reason i need to remove certain files. I'm forever stuck with one line / file. however if I had an anti-file, i'd put it in the folder, make it read only and when all the icons got copied the anti one would wipe out its counterpart. how clever would that be!?
dunno how to make it tho. feel free steal my idea.
13th February 2009, 10:10 AM #2
Can you give an example of the commands you're using?
13th February 2009, 10:12 AM #3
How would you contain the resultant explosion of bits - there is a danger here of a cascade rm -rf /
13th February 2009, 10:22 AM #4
it's more theoretical now but based on stuff I used to do with icons.
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