[TxMt] Re: Projects in TM2: simple include/exclude directories

Baldwin, Dave dave.baldwin at intel.com
Thu Nov 21 22:48:59 UTC 2013

In your project folder just include symbolic links or aliases to the
folders you wish to be subfolders.

Symbolic links and aliases aren¹t quite the same thing and I cannot
remember which one you need to use.


On 21/11/2013 12:03, "backspaces" <owen at backspaces.net> wrote:

>TM2 changed the concept of projects.  Could someone point to the best
>pages/posts for explaining them?
>First of all, *are* there projects?  I see the .tm_properties discussions
>but not sure how to correctly use them, or how to build a project that has
>multiple folders.
>My projects are of two kinds: github and multi-folder.  I think the first
>easy once I understand the format of the .tm_properties file (God I wish
>were JSON, but I digress) because there's one obvious top level folder,
>git repo, and I can include/exclude files/folders in .tm_properties, I
>But the second is harder I think.  Think of my home directory with several
>folders I'd like to include in multiple projects.  Ex: my bin dir and my
>notes dir to start with.  I could built a .tm_properties file in the home
>dir which include bin and dir (both of which might also have their own
>.tm_properties?)  But then I also want another project in my home dir that
>includes two other folders, src and hax.  How do I manage that?  I can't
>rely on the single home .tm_properties .. I seem to need two of them.
>The solution for me with Sublime is to have a folder of projects, each of
>which is a JSON tree which can aim its path at specific sets of folders
>anywhere in my system with associated include/excludes.
>Can I do this in TM2?  Easily?  Thanks!
>   -- Owen
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