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Top Forums Shell Programming and Scripting Help with directory copy please Post 302358232 by bbbngowc on Thursday 1st of October 2009 06:40:32 PM
Old 10-01-2009
Help with directory copy please

Hi,

I have a folder that has about 100 directories. They all have different names. I need to do a find and copy of only directories (and their files) that start with ABC.

There are directory names as ABCDE,ABCDG,ABCHT and so on.

I tried using the AB* but that doesn't work. Can someone help me out with this please?
 

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DH_INSTALLDEB(1)						     Debhelper							  DH_INSTALLDEB(1)

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dh_installdeb - install files into the DEBIAN directory SYNOPSIS
dh_installdeb [debhelperoptions] DESCRIPTION
dh_installdeb is a debhelper program that is responsible for installing files into the DEBIAN directories in package build directories with the correct permissions. FILES
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debhelper(7) This program is a part of debhelper. AUTHOR
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