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Stow
Computer languages Perl  +
Documentation note User manual available from http://www.gnu.org/software/stow/manual/
Full description '''Stow''' is a symlink manager. It genera'''Stow''' is a symlink manager. It generates symlinks to directories of data and makes them appear to be merged into the same directory. It is typically used for managing software packages installed from source, by letting you install them apart in distinct directories and then create symlinks to the files in a common directory such as /usr/local. Stow was inspired by Carnegie Mellon's "Depot" program, but is substantially simpler.ot" program, but is substantially simpler.
GNU package identifier stow  +
Homepage URL http://www.gnu.org/software/stow/  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords administration  + , file management  + , installation  + , stow  + , GNU stow  +
Last review by Genium +
Last review date 12 November 2015  +
License GPLv2orlater +
License note Will probably migrate to GPLv3 soon.  +
License verified by Adam Spiers  +
License verified date 20 December 2001  +
Name GNU Stow  +
Prerequisite description Perl  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  +
Programming-language perl  +
Real name Adam Spiers  + , Troy Mill  +
Related projects Graft + , Reflect + , Sencap + , Toast + , Ln local +
Resource URL http://savannah.gnu.org/mail/?group_id=978  + , mailto:bug-stow@gnu.org  + , mailto:help-stow@gnu.org  + , mailto:info-stow@gnu.org  + , mailto:stow-devel@gnu.org  + , http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/stow.git  + , https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=stow  +
Resource audience Developer  + , Bug Tracking  + , Support  +
Resource kind VCS Repository Webview  + , E-mail  + , Bug Tracking  +
Revisionid 33,756  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 November 2015 11:51:28  +
Revisionuser User:Genium +
Role Maintainer  +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description Manages installation process  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
System-administration configuration  +
Use system-administration  +
User level intermediate  +
VCS checkout command git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/stow.git  +
Version-control git  +
Version date 9 November 2015  +
Version download https://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/stow/stow-2.2.2.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 2.2.2  +
Version status stable  +
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