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Hello everyone, I'm a newbie.
I've got a problem while using find.
I know there is a way to do it in man find which is something like

find . -wholename './src/emacs' -prune -o -print

it works but i also want to use -daystart, -mtime, -type on it and i dont know whats the sequence of these should be.

i've tried like

find . -wholename './src/emacs' -prune -mtime 10 -type f -o -print

but it doesnt work, -mtime and -type doesnt perform anything here.
and im not quite understand whats that -o and -print for in here.

many thanks.


solved. find . -path './src/emacs' -prune -o -mtime 10 -type f -print
-o is quite important >_<

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bup-drecurse - recursively list files in your filesystem SYNOPSIS
bup drecurse [-x] [-q] [--exclude path] [--exclude-from filename] [--profile] <path> DESCRIPTION
bup drecurse traverses files in the filesystem in a way similar to find(1). In most cases, you should use find(1) instead. This program is useful mainly for testing the file traversal algorithm used in bup-index(1). Note that filenames are returned in reverse alphabetical order, as in bup-index(1). This is important because you can't generate the hash of a parent directory until you have generated the hashes of all its children. When listing files in reverse order, the parent directory will come after its children, making this easy. OPTIONS
-x, --xdev, --one-file-system don't cross filesystem boundaries. -q, --quiet don't print filenames as they are encountered. Useful when testing performance of the traversal algorithms. --exclude=path a path to exclude from the backup (can be used more than once) --exclude-from=filename a file that contains exclude paths (can be used more than once) --profile print profiling information upon completion. Useful when testing performance of the traversal algorithms. EXAMPLE
bup drecurse -x / SEE ALSO
bup-index(1) BUP
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