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From "Jean T. Anderson" <...@bristowhill.com>
Subject Re: site.xml: is there a practical upper limit to number of files?
Date Thu, 19 Aug 2004 22:04:58 GMT
On Thu, 2004-08-19 at 13:54, Dave Brondsema wrote:
> There shouldn't be any limit, except by your computer's memory :-)  It
> might not scale well at high numbers, but I'm not sure.
> 
> If adding each file individually is too much work, and digging into some
> forrest internals doesn't sound like too much work you can try using a
> DirectoryGenerator.  See
> http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=forrest-dev&m=106517557805119&w=2  That
> probably would be more work now than adding each file individually, but it
> might be useful in the long run if it works.

Thanks for this suggestion.

Adding each file individually isn't too bad -- I'm able to manipulate
'ls' output with awk to build an accurate list.

thanks for the feedback,

 -jean
  


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