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Old 05-10-2011
To store the file name o/p from find command in to a variable

Hi

How to use a variable to store the filename of a file which was found by the 'find' command.

can this be practical-->var = find . -name "filename.dat"

Please help..
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Old 05-10-2011
This is asked often in the forum; here is a thread explaining it:
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