Consider following situation: After being done with your TeX-project all included
.tex-files are more or less in one subfolder next to your main
But all figures used are spread all over your hard drive since they are used for different projects as well.
The packages and documentclass are in the distribution and will be updated sooner or later.
Is there a way to copy automatically all relevant files of the TeX-project (e.g. as they are listed in the
.dep-file made by the package
snapshot) to a single folder or different folders distinguished what kind of file it is (figure,
In this way the project could be archived and it would be possible to re-create a pdf later.