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README.md

Introduction

fod (meaning File Open Dialog) is a tool to select the directories and files interactively. will output the path of the selected directories and files to standard output.

Usage

	cd $(fod)
	mv $(fod)
	git add $(fod)
	git add $(fod -m --separator=' ')

Exmaple: Directory select mode

For example, If you run fod on this project repository working copy. If you are not given the option, it will be a mode in which you can select one of the directory. It will see the display as follows:

	>
	[d]   ../
	[d]   /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/.git
	[d]   /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/_vendor
	[d]   /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/pkg-config-files

Items that focus is highlighted. You can change the items that you have focus in the up and down arrow keys.

Mark Item

When you press Ctrl + S, it will be marked by the selected item. To the marked item is displayed '*'.

	>
	[d]   ../
	[d] * /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/.git
	[d]   /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/_vendor
	[d]   /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/pkg-config-files

If you mark the other items, the mark of the current item is excluded. If you want to select multiple items at the same time, use the --multiple option.

Exit and output selected item to STDIO

When you press Ctrl + O, and then exit the selection. The marked items are displayed in the standard output.

Change directory

If you see with the left side of the list of items '[d]', that item is a directory. In the case of the file is displayed as '[f]'.

When you press Enter in a state of focus item is a directory, you can change the directory For example, if you press Enter in a state of focus the .git directory, it will be displayed as follows:

	>
	[d]   ../
	[d]   /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/branches
	[d]   /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/hooks  
	[d]   /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/info            
	[d]   /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/logs
	[d]   /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/objects
	[d]   /Users/kandayasu/.go/src/github.com/ykanda/fod/refs

Name filter

TODO

Options and arguments

option Explaination
--mode, -m select mode (f, file, directory, dir, d)
--base, -b base dir
--multi multiple selection mode
--separator, -s path separator string (use with --multi)

Install

go get github.com/ykanda/fod

Key Bindings

KEY Explaination
Enter open directory
Arrow Up move cursor up
Arrow Down move cursor down
Arrow Left move parent directory
Arrow Right move sub directory
Ctrl + S toggle marked / unmarked
Ctrl + H toggle dotfile filter
Ctrl + O OK, exit and output selcted item
Ctrl + C cancel and exit, no output
Ctrl + Q cancel and exit, no output
Esc cancel and exit, no output

Development, Contributions

  1. Please fork repository on GitHub.
  2. Execute go get github.com/your_id_on_github/fod, to make working copy on your computer.
  3. Checkout working branch.
  4. Editing code.
  5. Send PR.

Dependencies

Too see glide.yaml file. I thank the authors of the library.

LICENSE

The MIT License

Copyright (C) 2015 Yasuhiro KANDA (@kandayasu)

TODO

  • test
  • configuable key bind
  • symlinks
  • windows support
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