splits directory into multiple with equal size
[options] < directory | content-list-file >
add an example, a script, a trick and tips
Run dirsplit -H to see the commented examples.
designed to for a simple purpose: convert a directory with
many multiple files (which are all smaller than a certain
medium, eg. DVD) and "splits" it into
"volumes", looking for the optimal order to get
the best space/medium-number efficiency.
action is either adding the files to mkisofs catalogs or
real moving of files into new directories (or creating
links/symlinks). The method is not limited to files, whole
directories can also be handled this way (see various
filesystem exploration modes).
-h to get the basic usage info.
Run dirsplit -H to get the whole option
overview and description.
is created by Eduard Bloch (blade[:at:]debian[:dot:]org) and is
licensed under the GPLv2.