lazycopy / README.txt

lazycopy v.0.0.1

Author: Solomon Hykes <>
License : see LICENSE file.


lazycopy is a simple command-line tool to copy directories lazily. Data will be copied on-write.

The copy-on-write magic is made possible by AUFS, a wonderful filesystem by Junjiro R. Okajima.


lazycopy will only work on a system with aufs (version 1 or 2) installed. See for instructions.
Tip: Filter by directory path e.g. /media app.js to search for public/media/app.js.
Tip: Use camelCasing e.g. ProjME to search for
Tip: Filter by extension type e.g. /repo .js to search for all .js files in the /repo directory.
Tip: Separate your search with spaces e.g. /ssh pom.xml to search for src/ssh/pom.xml.
Tip: Use ↑ and ↓ arrow keys to navigate and return to view the file.
Tip: You can also navigate files with Ctrl+j (next) and Ctrl+k (previous) and view the file with Ctrl+o.
Tip: You can also navigate files with Alt+j (next) and Alt+k (previous) and view the file with Alt+o.