[PD-dev] renaming core help files to the standard name
hans at eds.org
Wed May 25 21:20:58 CEST 2005
The doc/5.reference move is complete:
"cvs update" to get the properly named versions. I am going to submit
a request to change the extra/help-*.pd files in the SourceForge CVS
On May 20, 2005, at 9:36 PM, Miller Puckette wrote:
> Good idea... I've updated my copy, and thanks for the 'sed' magic.
> Note also pd/extra, some of whose subdirs also have "help" files in
> I'll hold off on checking the new version in until the CVS repository
> branch starts showing the *-help.pd names...
> On Fri, May 20, 2005 at 11:18:05PM -0400, Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
>> I would like to rename the Pd core help files in CVS so that they
>> conform to the naming convention *-help.pd. Currently, they are in
>> deprecated format help-*.pd. There are two ways for this to happen:
>> add and remove the files from CVS, or put in a support request to
>> sourceforge to have them rename them in CVS. The later option is
>> preferred because then the CVS history is preserved.
>> This script will rename the files for you if you run it in pd/doc:
>> for helpfile in help-*.pd ; do
>> mv "$helpfile" "`echo $helpfile | sed
>> Once we agree to this, I'll put in the SourceForge support request.
>> generally takes them less than a week to fulfill such requests.
>> "[W]e have invented the technology to eliminate scarcity, but we are
>> deliberately throwing it
>> away to benefit those who profit from scarcity."
>> -John Gilmore
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