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# 8  
Old 10-30-2009
Originally Posted by infiant
I already tried but cant solve it.
so, your code, where is it since you said you tried ?
# 9  
Old 10-30-2009
I think everybody here has the capability to answer your question. It is really very basic. If you want to learn coding, you should try to think and read manpages. The thing is, you do not want to put time and effort into your own problem but expect others to do so.
# 10  
Old 10-30-2009
find /xyz -type f -name "abc.dat" -size +1024c -print

this is only printing the direcory having abc.dat more than 1 kb.
please guide me
# 11  
Old 10-30-2009
Hi infiant ,

I tried but did not find any one line solution .

You can try something like this :

find . -name "" -depth -size +2c -print >> healthy_files.lst

find . -name "" -size -2c >> unhealthy.lst

find . ! -name  "" >> others.lst

Again for the distinct path names from these files you can move them.

I will put the complete script once i done it.
# 12  
Old 10-30-2009
thanks. i will try with the script u have given. and also waiting for exact solution.
# 13  
Old 10-30-2009
Hi infiant,

Here is my clumsy code which serves the need.

Pls test it thoroughly before using it in production.

1. place the script in the path just before the search path . In your case in will be "/".

2. change the size parameters according to your requirement.

3. Assumed that you have created directories "HEALTHY","UNHEALTHY" and "OTHERS" in the proper path.


## Replace the above bold one with the search path


find $path  -name ""  -size +1c -print > healthy_files.lst

find $path  -name "" -size -3c > unhealthy.lst

find $path  ! -name  "" > others.lst

for file in `awk -F"/" '{$NF=" ";print }' OFS="/" healthy_files.lst | sort -u`
echo "$file"
mv  "$file" /disk1/jvsh/TEST/TES/HEALTHY ##put your healthy dirpath

for file in `awk -F"/" '{$NF=" ";print }' OFS="/" unhealthy.lst | sort -u`
echo "$file"
mv "$file" /disk1/jvsh/TEST/TES/UNHEALTHY 
##put your unhealthy dirpath in place of bold

for file in `awk -F"/" '{$NF=" ";print }' OFS="/" others.lst | sort -u `
echo "$file"
if [ "$file" = "$path""/" -o "$file" = "$pres""/" ];then
echo "nothing"
mv "$file" /disk1/jvsh/TEST/TES/OTHERS 2>/dev/null

##put your others dirpath in place of bold

rm healthy_files.lst unhealthy.lst others.lst

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