"ls command for listing the number of files"

Post #302111992 by ghostdog74 on Friday 23rd of March 2007 08:44:13 PM

one little minor problem, at least what i have encountered, is that ls -l list out the files, including the "total" line on the very first line. wc -l will count that line too. So its just sufficient to exclude the switch , or use ls -1 instead.
 
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