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[SOLVED] Why is looping over find's output bad practice?

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[SOLVED] Understanding the -exec option of `find`

  • 2017-09-01 08:08:52
  • Zsolt Szilagy
  • 22818 View
  • 47 Score
  • 1 Answer
  • Tags:   shell find

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[SOLVED] Is it possible to use `find -exec sh -c` safely?

  • 2014-09-17 10:08:41
  • Martin von Wittich
  • 4787 View
  • 28 Score
  • 1 Answer
  • Tags:   shell find

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[SOLVED] Looping through files with spaces in the names?

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[SOLVED] How to run find -exec?

  • 2011-05-09 17:35:13
  • ripper234
  • 719559 View
  • 456 Score
  • 6 Answer
  • Tags:   find

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[SOLVED] `find` with multiple `-name` and `-exec` executes only the last matches of `-name`

  • 2013-11-22 10:52:05
  • jakub.g
  • 63831 View
  • 68 Score
  • 2 Answer
  • Tags:   find

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[SOLVED] Why doesn't 'find' show this file?

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[SOLVED] GNU find and masking the {} for some shells - which?

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[SOLVED] Why does find -mtime +1 only return files older than 2 days?

  • 2013-09-25 15:53:55
  • Mike B
  • 462665 View
  • 112 Score
  • 7 Answer
  • Tags:   find timestamps

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[SOLVED] How to remove all empty directories in a subtree?

  • 2011-03-01 21:48:13
  • maaartinus
  • 76539 View
  • 146 Score
  • 6 Answer
  • Tags:   directory find rm

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[SOLVED] How do I recursively grep through compressed archives?

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[SOLVED] Find all [filename].mp4 and rename [filename].audio

  • 2015-10-27 04:32:48
  • FreeSoftwareServers
  • 1725 View
  • 2 Score
  • 5 Answer
  • Tags:   files find rename

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[SOLVED] Recursively rename files and directories

  • 2011-08-10 02:56:32
  • Najib-botak Chin
  • 7247 View
  • 6 Score
  • 4 Answer
  • Tags:   find rename

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[SOLVED] How do I remove "permission denied" printout statements from the find program?

  • 2011-08-26 00:17:08
  • InquilineKea
  • 8601 View
  • 33 Score
  • 3 Answer
  • Tags:   find

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[SOLVED] Limit POSIX find to specific depth?

  • 2016-04-11 06:14:35
  • Wildcard
  • 2257 View
  • 15 Score
  • 3 Answer
  • Tags:   find posix

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[SOLVED] Operator precedence in a find command?

  • 2016-04-14 22:29:04
  • Wildcard
  • 965 View
  • 7 Score
  • 1 Answer
  • Tags:   find

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[SOLVED] Recursive grep vs find / -type f -exec grep {} \; Which is more efficient/faster?

  • 2014-05-22 14:53:54
  • Gregg Leventhal
  • 239298 View
  • 68 Score
  • 4 Answer
  • Tags:   grep find

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[SOLVED] How to stop the find command after first match?

  • 2013-01-28 20:52:44
  • coffeMug
  • 70014 View
  • 125 Score
  • 4 Answer
  • Tags:   find command

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[SOLVED] How to clean up file extensions?

  • 2011-02-01 20:52:25
  • user4390
  • 3183 View
  • 8 Score
  • 7 Answer
  • Tags:   shell find rename

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[SOLVED] find -exec + vs find | xargs: which one to choose?

  • 2012-06-27 10:45:12
  • rahmu
  • 14820 View
  • 31 Score
  • 4 Answer
  • Tags:   bash find pipe xargs

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[SOLVED] Rename All Files with a Certain Name

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[SOLVED] Delete files older than X days +

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[SOLVED] How can I find all files that do NOT contain a text string?

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[SOLVED] Delete files and directories by their names. No such file or directory

  • 2014-02-19 09:04:42
  • Maksim Dmitriev
  • 18379 View
  • 31 Score
  • 3 Answer
  • Tags:   find rm recursive

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[SOLVED] Getting all files that have been modified on a specific date

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[SOLVED] find: prune does not ignore specified path

  • 2014-01-18 16:57:44
  • Martin Vegter
  • 2904 View
  • 10 Score
  • 4 Answer
  • Tags:   bash find

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[SOLVED] find - exec rm vs -delete

  • 2014-11-13 18:50:45
  • Onion
  • 314342 View
  • 248 Score
  • 3 Answer
  • Tags:   find rm command

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[SOLVED] How to report number of files in all subdirectories?

  • 2011-10-23 02:46:23
  • ShyBoy
  • 42341 View
  • 23 Score
  • 7 Answer
  • Tags:   find ls

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[SOLVED] How to search files where two different words exist?

  • 2013-03-13 15:01:53
  • Chad Harrison
  • 5096 View
  • 13 Score
  • 5 Answer
  • Tags:   grep find search