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Old 10-15-2009
Search files from sub folders

A folder contains 30-50 subfolders generated on a daily basis, each subfolder contains more than 10-20 files of .html.gz files format. we have to manually convert the .html.gz file to .html format on a daily basis available in all the sub folders.

the procedure we are following is

copying all the .gz files into the temp folders
mkdir temp
cp *.* temp
gunzip *.gz

moving the .html to the sub folder

for i in `ls -1`
mv $i $i.html

goto created temp folder
move all those *.gz files to previous directory and then check for that subfolder is having .html files and *.gz file
Repeat the same for all subfolders in a directory and check for next main directory.

As this is taking more time to do for all the subfolders.

Can some please write a script to do this activity . Please do the needful
# 2  
Old 10-15-2009
Originally Posted by Nareshp
Can some please write a script to do this activity . Please do the needful
(insert I don't like terms like "write a script" or "do the needful" here)

If the question you're asking is "how do I 'convert' a lot of .html.gz files into .gz files?" then, using gunzip:

cd /directory_with_all_my_html_gz_files
find . -name *.gz | xargs gunzip

Last edited by Scott; 10-15-2009 at 05:56 PM..
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Old 10-15-2009
The script examples posted do not match the anotation posted. As "scottn" implies, please post what you are trying to do (with examples) ?
# 4  
Old 10-22-2009
Hi Scottn,

The script posted by you does not match , please post the correct script
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