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Old 01-18-2008
Data list only files or folders

Hi experts,

i wanna to list either file or folder.
please help me

Thanks (in advance)

SmilieJagannath
# 2  
Old 01-18-2008
pl clear about ur question...??
:-(
# 3  
Old 01-18-2008
Question list files or folders

Thanks for reply

there are 6 files & 9 folder in my /home/jag/ folder

so when i am running command this command to list files

#find *.txt or find *.*

then it shows 5 out off 6 files i want see all files

second when i m running this command to view all folders

#ls --hide=*.*
it shows all folder excluding one which named as jag12.11.2007

i want to view files & folders

again thanks for reply

Please help me
Smilie
# 4  
Old 01-18-2008
ls -l | grep ^d -> this will list all the directories

ls -l |grep ^- -> thils will list all regular files
# 5  
Old 01-18-2008
Bug :b:Thanks a lot quintet

Thanks a lot
problem has been solved

can u tell me whts use of " ^ " (meaning)

again thanks
Smilie
# 6  
Old 01-18-2008
^ means beginning with
# 7  
Old 01-18-2008
Thanks

Quote:
Originally Posted by quintet
^ means beginning with
Thanks for express reply

can i add u in my buddy list? Smilie

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