Re: Bug#509685: ITP: hardlink -- Hardlink multiple copies of the same file
Samuel Thibault wrote:
> John Goerzen, le Thu 25 Dec 2008 12:04:43 -0600, a écrit :
>> Julian Andres Klode wrote:
>>> Hardlink is a tool which detects multiple copies of the same file and replaces
>>> them with hardlinks.
>>> The idea has been taken from http://code.google.com/p/hardlinkpy/, but the
>>> code has been written from scratch and licensed under the MIT license.
>> Do we really need another tool like this?
>> We already have these packages:
> Nothing to do with this.
Eh? It can do exactly what #284274 requests in fdupes below. How is
that not relevant?
> That one would be an argument for "hardlink is a duplicate" _if_ #284274
> was fixed. Else, hardlink is really useful.