using files in different directories

Falk Brettschneider gigafalk at
Thu Aug 24 21:58:08 UTC 2000


Canellas-ig wrote:
> Hi!
> First question! (really beginner...patient, please)
> As far as I understood (chaper 8 of User Manual), when I want to use a file
> (.h or .cpp) that is in another dir, KDevelop copies the file to the dir of
> the project. I really would not like it to happen, I mean, instead of a
> copied, I would like the file to be referenced. Is it possible?
No. :-(
You can be cool and make a symbolic link from a subdirectory of the
project to your file. Then use 'right mouse button' click in the RFV
(real file view) of KDevelop to add the file (actually the link) to your

> Thanks!
You're welcome,
  F at lk

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