Ever felt like softwares like Mendeley or Papers are great, but somehow slow you down? Ever felt like none of the many reference manager softwares out there will ever cut it for you, cause you need something R E A L L Y SIMPLE? I did. Many times. So I've finally crossed the line and tried out building a simple commmand-line PDF manager. PyPapers, is called.
Yes - that's right - command line. So not for everyone. Also: this is bare bones and pre-alpha. So don't expect wonders. It basically provides a simple interface for searching a folder full of PDFs. That's all for now!
Pretty good. Was concerned I was gonna miss things like collections or tags. But I found a workaround: first, identify the papers I am interested in. Then, create a folder in the same directory and symlink them in there (= create an alias).
It's not quite like uncarved wood... but it definitely feels simple enough!
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