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Old 08-27-2002
KSH File Handling

Hi Im writing a small script right now which reads all of the files in a directory and displays there name. However I dont want to use the ls command. Is there any way of reading the names of the files and printing them to the screen?
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Old 08-27-2002
Check out the man page on the find command.
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