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Old Unix and Linux 04-21-2017
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The request seems to be to add a .* to every single file name, have it an extension or not. Try this small adaption to MadeInGermany's proposal:

Code:
find * -type f -mtime -365 | sed 's/[.][^.]*$//; s/$/.*/' | sort -u

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