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Re: Avoiding the need for Windows Explorer
On Mon, 07 Feb 2005 01:38:37 -0800, wrote:
>> cd /d/backup/oldsites/something/site/
>> at the prompt type
>> go to the destination directory
>> cd /c/inetpub/wwwdev/www.something.co.uk/website
>> you can then type something like
>> cp $S/*.php .
>I utterly fail to see the point to this. Why not just do it all one on
>cp command line? You're still typing or using tab completion for two
>'cd' commands, when you could just do
>cp <type or use tab completion for location 1>/*.php <type or use tab
>completion for location 2>
>You're already doing the <type or use tab completion> part for both
>'cd's so why involve all the extra steps?
Ah I failed to mention that I have markers for these directories, in fact scripts which find the
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