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Re: Package request: fswatch




> It looks like back in Sept. of 2015 fswatch added Windows support:
> https://github.com/emcrisostomo/fswatch
> 
> I wondered if anyone would like to take a stab at adding fswatch to
> cygwin (since I'm totally new to it).

Seems useful, and builds OOTB in Cygwin. It's limited in Windows in that it will
only (recursively) watch directories, not files, and unfortunately the app
doesn't warn you about that if you give it a file path instead of a directory
path - it just does nothing. Still interesting.


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