To tidy, sort, prune and dedup a JP Software
Take Command/TCC/4NT/4DOS hidden descript.ion file. These files are used by
the DESCRIBE utility to track what your various files
First make the directory containing the usually-hidden descript.ion file
Then invoke the java program with:
java.exe -jar C:\com\mindprod\fourtidy\fourtidy.jar
If you have Excelsior Jet,
(mindprod.com/jgloss/jet.html/) you can compile the
jar and simplify that long-winded command to:
To save typing, create a *.BAT file on the path containing the command.
You might also want to hide/reveal the descript.ion file with:
attrib +h descript.ion
attrib -h descript.ion
Fourtidy will sort, tidy, and prune duplicates in the
descript.ion file. It will also create a non-hidden file
called _O_V_E_R_V_I_E_W.txt with the information about all your files
in the directory in aligned human readable form.
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Recent Changes: repair bug in check to see if file is already in order.
Install Support: No Install Support
Supported Languages: English
Additional Requirements: Java 1.7+