> Keith Marshall wrote:
>> On Tuesday 25 May 2010 13:15:04 Earnie wrote:
>>> Keith Marshall wrote:
>>>> On Monday 24 May 2010 21:46:30 Earnie wrote:
>>>>> Charles Wilson wrote:
>>>>>> On 5/24/2010 8:50 AM, Earnie wrote:
>>>>>>> I would like to spend some time rearranging the file list on
>>>>>>> the SF page found at sourceforge.net/downloads/mingw. As a
>>>>>>> first step the change will focus on moving MSYS and MinGW
>>>>>>> packages to their own top level folder.
>>> FYI, I can get step 1 done rather quickly from the shell.
>> Perhaps. I only ever tried to look at our FRS area once, from a
>> shell session. I followed SF's documented access method, but a
>> simple `ls' appeared to show no FRS content whatsoever, so I
>> abandoned it. Maybe you will have more luck.
>>> Step 2
>>> will focus on renaming the individual folders getting rid of the
>>> identifying MinGW and MSYS since they are now identified by the
>>> folder they are in.
>> If you can do step 1 from the shell, you should also be able to do
>> step 2 rather easily, and at the same time too:
>> $ cd /path/to/mingw/frs
>> $ mkdir MinGW
>> $ for name in "MinGW *"; do
>> > mv "$name" "`echo $name | sed 's, ,/,'`"
>> > done
> Well, my hopes for this vanished in "permission denied" even though I
> can create a directory, moving and copying are out of the question. On
> to the GUI.
Humph, I get "permission denied" from the GUI as well.