How do I plot the content of a directory and all its subdirectories into infinity using
TreeForm? I've tried using a mix of
GatherBy but in the end I couldn't find even a promising start.
Here's a relatively straightforward "first version":
This has a very poor display capacity if there are more than a certain number of files in a directory level.
It would need a lot of work to make the presentation reasonable in the general case. But this form of tree presentation of a file system also has a lot of potential. For example, you could build a graphical navigation system based on this (though not necessarily with
Here is the code required to implement Hypnotoad's solution (see comment to the question). I've copied Leonid's code over from its original thread.
The one problem I had with this solution was that
The following is a slight modification to @amr's code.
It shows a directory tree using