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Old 12-20-2001
Unix. anybody help please

What shellscript woul I use If I wanted to list all files in the current directory which are identical to a certain filename. I am told to use binary comparison but have been unable to find out what this means any help would be much appreciated.
Thanx in advance
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Old 12-20-2001
First thing you need to do is read the "man" pages
for the "find" and "ls" commands. For instance, using the
"find" command, you can find files with names matching
specific patterns and recursively search through
subdirectories.

After you read through this information and try out
a couple of things, by all means ask more questions.
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Old 12-20-2001
This thread looks very familiar....don't enter the same question in different forums....and definitely not in the SAME forum. If you need to edit a thread ....there's an edit button at the bottom of the screen that let's you do that (as I guessing that's the reason for two postings)...... Smilie
 

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