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# 1  
Old 10-26-2009
How to delete files in specific dir

I've got a problem how to delete files from specific directory.

I don't want do it recursively but only in specific directory.

So, command like

find /home/dirname/ -mtime +8 -type f -exec rm {} \;

is not for me because this command will remove ifs files in
/home/dirname and all subdirectories.

Does somebody any idea?
# 2  
Old 10-26-2009
okay - what are your requirements? older than 8 days?
Code:
cd /home/dirname
find ./* -prune -mtime +8 -type f -exec ls -l {} \;

See if that use of find doesn't give you what you want - then change it to remove files.
# 3  
Old 10-26-2009
Thank you

Yes, 8 days old.

It was so simple. I'm still beginner

Thank you

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