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Old 10-16-2012
Want to delete directory, subdirectories and all files which are older than 7 days

how do i remove sub directories of a directory and all files which are older than 7 days by a single command in AIX. pls help me.

I am using command as

Code:
#find /gpfs1/home/vinod/hpc/ -depth -type d -mtime +7 -exec rm -rf {} \;

so i want to delete all sub directories and all files from the hpc dir. which are older than 7 days.

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Last edited by zaxxon; 10-17-2012 at 03:30 AM.. Reason: code tags
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Old 10-16-2012
Almost, but not quite:

Quote:
Originally Posted by vinodkmpal
-type d

so i want to delete all sub directories and all files
This clause is limiting your result set to directories only.

I hope this helps.

bakunin
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