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Directory structure copy

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000016124D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Jul-11
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a method to obtain a duplica of a data dicrectory structure and insert it into the hard disk tree at a given point, avoiding extra manipulations and file deletions. Problem statement: After some computational treatments, we are facing to a specific data structure including directories and files. In lot of case the data structure skeleton (only directories) as to be reused for further treatments and reuse. Today, to copy the skeleton of one directory, following actions have to be performed : Dir 1 SDir 1