[Dirvish] Hauntingly similar to Dirvish
asheesh at asheesh.org
Sun Nov 11 00:50:52 UTC 2007
On Sat, 10 Nov 2007, Eric Smith wrote:
> We should feel validated.
> While the GUI is indeed awesome, the big difference for me is the usage
> of FSEvents so that only files (really directories) that have been
> modified are scanned. For filesystems with many thousands of
> directories, this is a gigantic win. The other big win is hard links to
> directories. I'm not sure it would be possible to add either of these
> features into dirvish and/or rysnc. At least I haven't thought of a way.
I would guess you would need to involve inotify. See
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