Based on our record, TMSU seems to be more popular. It has been mentiond 7 times since March 2021. We are tracking product recommendations and mentions on Reddit, HackerNews and some other platforms. They can help you identify which product is more popular and what people think of it.
I can't really say much about sorting files with specific strings in the file names without knowing the details but TMSU can be used to tag files and to then do queries based on those tags (also a CLI tool). - Source: Reddit / 6 days ago
Yeah, it still requires management and discipline from the user for it to be useful. FWIW I use Pinboard daily and finding something among thousands of bookmarks is a breeze. I can usually find what I'm looking for with a single tag or an intersection of just two tags. Finding anything on the filesystem is much more difficult, even with good directory structure discipline. I'm not actually interested in building... - Source: Hacker News / 4 months ago
I am trying to brainstorm a simple and robust way to organize personal files. These include things like documents, photos, media, etc. I'm on Linux and I'm using a tag based file manager TMSU (tmsu.org) to tag my files. I want to avoid putting files in a directory hierarchy, because a file can belong to multiple categories and so tagging them seems ideal. - Source: Reddit / 4 months ago
Dreams aside, I know about projects like https://tmsu.org/ and https://www.tagsistant.net/ but are limited in scope and not exactly widely used - also, as a certain Linus, they don't scale, sorry for the joke -, so the devs are not keeping things up to date, actually, some projects look abandoned. Look into them, they can provide some great ideas. In any case, look also for "semantic filesystem" if you want to... - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
Another CLI tool I found was TMSU which will add tags to files via commands. It was pretty old though. - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
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