binpacker solves the classic binpacking problem for a bunch of files that you
want do distribute into bins of a certain size. A bin could be e.g. a CD with
a size of 650MBytes. So you would use 650M as bin size.
binpacker uses the STL's red/black tree implementation of the multiset
template class and should therefore offer an overall performance of
At least Linux
C++ compiler with STL
How to untar the archive
Illegal binsizes are now rejected (e.g. invalid numbers or 0).
Directories are now ignored.
First semi-public release
Included in the binpacker archive is the C++ source code and a minimalistic
Makefile. Building was tested on Fedora Core 2 so far.
Just type make to build, then try ./binpacker to get the usage.