On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 11:36, Ludwig, Michael
>> From: Andrey Repin
>> Sent: Monday, November 22, 2010 5:11 PM
>> > Any ideas of any software that can handle this.
>> You'd be surprised, but the very filesystem (in Unix/Linux at
>> least) support
>> trigger mechanism. All you need is to write appropriate filter.
> I think one such mechanism for Linux is called inotify.
> There should be similar facilities for Windows.
System.IO.FileSystemWatcher in the .NET Framework.
FSEvents on MacOS X 10.5 and up.
> Of course, there is a low-level API, but I'm thinking of
> something that allows you to write:
> OnCreateFile: call somescript.cmd
> OnCreateDir: perl someperl.pl
> The generic name should be *file system event monitor*.
> But I haven't used any.
Received on 2010-11-22 17:46:09 CET