ANN: xfce4-notes-plugin version 1.6.0 released

Liviu Andronic landronimirc at
Thu Dec 27 14:39:34 CET 2007


On 11/23/07, mike.massonnet at <mike.massonnet at> wrote:
> Migrate your old data:
> WINDOW_NAME="Notes (migrate)" && mkdir -p
> ~/.local/share/notes/$WINDOW_NAME && grep '^note[0-9]*='
> ~/.config/xfce4/panel/notes.rc | cut -d= -f2- | split -l 1 -d -
> ~/.local/share/notes/$WINDOW_NAME/ && for notes in
> ~/.local/share/notes/$WINDOW_NAME/* ; do echo -e $(cat $notes) > $notes
> ; done

I just upgraded to 1.6.1 and when running this script (please look at the
attached file), it fails to migrate my data. These are the errors that pop

liviu at localhost /tmp $ /home/liviu/notes
split: extra operand `(migrate)/'
Try `split --help' for more information.

A subsequent restart of the panel displayed the notes window empty. My
knowledge of bash is quite shaky, so any suggestions are highly

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