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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have two files under two separate directories as in:
find . -name test.sh
I want my find to only look for the file test.sh that is under the current directory and not one under /abc
How do I use prune to achieve this? I am on AIX (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: swasid
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to find all .rhosts files on some unix systems. I tried just -name ".rhosts" but we have a lot of really large NFS and MVFS systems that I do not want to crawl and I am having a hard time excluding them. I also need to scan more than just /root /home and /users, so I really need to scan... (1 Reply)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to list all files in every subdirectory from a given location. However, I realise that 1 folder will have files that I am not interested in. This is using a .csh file to execute
I have tried different scripts but to no avail. My current incarnation is below. Would someone be... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: wonderbison
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How do I run a find without is looking in ./Trash
gregg@gregg-desktop:/media/Audio$ find . -type f ! -name '*.jpg' -size 1M -print |head
find: `./.Trash-1000/expunged/2781324553/mp3-to-m4b-batch': Input/output error
find:... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: glev2005
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
i try to catch all files in a dir ,without going down in subdir , which don't have file extension and older than 10 days for example:
my dir :
drwxr-xr-x 7 notes01 notes 4096 Mar 8 14:11 .
drwxr-xr-x 116 root system 4096 Mar 9 11:17 ..
-rw-r----- 1 notes01... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Nicol
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
OK, I'm trying search and destroy tabs again.
This time I'm having trouble excluding certain directories from my search.
Here is what I have tried and it is not ignoring the top level build directory:
find . -path ./build -prune -name \*.java -o -print | xargs grep -i ' '
I don't... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: siegfried
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to list files only from the current dir and its child dir (not from child's child dir).
i have the following files,
Here i want to list only the log file from current... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: apsprabhu
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm having a problem when want to list a large number of files in current directory using find together with the prune option.
First i used this command but it list all the files including those in sub directories:
find . -name "*.dat" | xargs ls -ltr
Then i modified the command... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ashikin_8119
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am using a find command like below in my script:
find /outfiles -type f -name cat -o -name vi -o -name grep 2>/dev/null
Which will search for files like "cat" , "vi" or "grep" in the "/outfiles" and subdirectories.
I want to ignore a particular subdirectory from the search. I... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: deepakgang
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a directory named https-abcd
Under that I have some directories, files and links.
One of those directories is with name logs and the logs directory has lot of files in it.
I need to tar the whole https-abcd directory excluding the logs directory only, I should get all the links, files and... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: venu_nbk