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# 1  
Old 01-22-2011
find command modify the output

Hello All,

I am new to this shell scripting , I wanted to modify the output of my find command such that it does not display the path but only file names , for example I am searching for the files which are modified in the last 24 hours which is

find /usr/monitor/text/ -type f -mtime -1 -print , this is returning me the output as

/usr/monitor/text/abc.txt
/usr/monitor/text/def.txt
/usr/monitor/text/ijk.txt

but i want to modify the output such that it gives only the file names and remove the path

please advice me on this
# 2  
Old 01-22-2011
try this.
Code:
find /usr/monitor/text/ -type f -mtime -1 -print|while read a;do echo $(basename $a);done

# 3  
Old 01-22-2011
Code:
find /usr/monitor/text/ -type f -mtime -1 -exec basename {} \;

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# 4  
Old 01-23-2011
I think this should work too:
Quote:
find /usr/monitor/text/ -type f -mtime -1 | xargs basename
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