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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to copy a complete directory structure into a new location. But I want to have all files copied into one directory and leave out the directory structure. So all files must be placed in one directory. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ReneVL
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I love the -newerct flag for the Cygwin find command on windows.
Can I use "/usr/bin/find . -newerct '3 hours ago'" to conditionally copy a directory tree so that only the files in the directory tree that are younger than 3 hours are copied to my destination directory such that the directory... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: siegfried
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I used rm * and it deleted the files in the directory but gives and error message for unsuccessful subdirectory deletion.
"rm: cannot remove 'DirectoryName': Is a directory"
I dont want to explicitly get the above error.
What are the modifications I have to do in the rm command? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: duplicate
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to list files that end with .c in the direct subdirectory of the current directory. I have tried the following command:
find ./ -mindepth 2 -maxdepth 2 -name "*.c"
Is that right? Or is there any easier way to handle that problem?
Another problem is that I want to grep in a file to find... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Ray Sun
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
accidentally i have changed ownership of a directory,subdirectory and files wil below command. I want to the change ownership back as same as in same directory on another server. How can i do it?
chown -R user:group /u01
is there any simple script? it is really an urgent need.. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: johnveslin
Display the number of files in a directory and recursively in each subdirectory
To look something like below, for example
Any ideas how can we do this? :wall: (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jakerock
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Looking for some help with a script that will take all files in any given root folder (which are not already in a folder) and put them into separate folders with the name of each given file.
Thank you! (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: DanTheMan
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to organize my MB Pro by moving all my jpeg files to a single folder from the desktop. There are some on the desktop that are not in any folder. I was at the command line and typed
mv *.jpg "Jpeg files"
but it only moved the files that were on the desktop, not any of the ones that... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Straitsfan
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have to write a shell script which can delete all the files and directories recursively inside the specified directory but should not delete the specified directory.
Please some body help me in writing the script. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: deepthi.s
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am writing a script which reads a file line by line and then assigns it to a variable like this 1090373422_4028715212.jpg. I have images with file name of this format in some other directory. In my script I want to assign variable with this file name and then find this filename in some other... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: jyotib