Roamer turns your favorite text editor into a lightweight file manager. Copy, Cut & Paste files en masse without leaving your terminal window.
sudo pip install roamer
For a high security install see here.
This will open the current working directory in your default $EDITOR. (See options section to override editor)
" pwd: /Users/abaldwin/Desktop/stuff my_directory/ | b0556598b8f8 my_file_1.txt | ce9b0a287985 my_file_2.txt | fc3da7f790a6 my_file_3.txt | fc3da7f790a6
--> Make changes as desired. When finished save and quit to commit the changes. e.g. vim
Roamer uses your default $EDITOR environment variable.
To override a specific editor for roamer add this to your shell's config. (~/.bashrc ~/.zshrc etc)
If no editor is set then vi will be used.
Roamer needs a directory for storing data between sessions. By default this will be saved in
.roamer-data in your home directory.
This roamer library is editor agnostic and focused on processing plain text. To enhance your experience with roamer consider installing roamer editor plug-ins: