Hello Paolo,

> On Aug 1, 2017, at 6:37 AM, Paolo Vincenzo Olivo <pv...@outlook.it> wrote:
> Hi Jerome,
> I've just tried your veach.com utility and it looks like it shall really
> come in handy! I was missing a program capable of appending a command to a
> sorted list (like a  |   in Unix ) .
> Nice job, and thanks for your effort

Thank you.

Just like you, I would find myself either doing some things the long way because
there was just no easy way to do X on a list of things. Wether that list was 
generic things I wanted to run through a program or something more complex.

Besides, what other utility will let suicidally run every program in a 
directory with a 
simple “veach /d *.* /c /x”  command? :-)

I could have really used veach in FDI. But, I didn’t require it. With all the 
string juggling and parsing it would need to do, I procrastinated making it. 
But alas,
I finally got to it. 

Just a note on veach, I restricted its memory usage to 16KB maximum for the 
CODE + DATA + STACK. That leaves roughly 11K for list items. That should be 
plenty for most things. After all, a directory list would use 6-18 bytes per 
item. That 
would allow for approximately 625+ directory items before getting the “Out of 
error. Since unused memory is freed, this would have no effect on the memory 
consumed by smaller lists. So, I may just increase the limit to 32 or 64K. 

At some point, I will probably add a /U switch to de-duplicate items. You could 
into duplicate items with a command like “veach /d *.bmp /d abc.* /x resize * 
/scale 50%”
If there was an abc.bmp, it would be shrunk twice.

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