Tips tagged find


Tip #824   List only the files that have been updated today.

Use this command to list files that have been updated today in the current directory.

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Tip #680   Find and remove core files

Use this to find core files and remove them:

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Tip #358   Random mass-rename

Assign random names to all files in a folder (including subfolders!):

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Tip #823   Remove DS_Store files from shared folders

.DS_Store files are a hidden file created by OS X to store custom attributes of a folder such as the position of icons or the choice of a background image. By default, they are created in every folder accessed, even folders on remote systems (for example, folders shared over an SMB or AFP connection). This can soon leave your shared folders littered with these files.

The command below will remove all DS_Store files from the current directory and any sub directories.

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Tip #468   Moved Trac and Subversion repositories to another machine/direct

CASE: You've relocated Subversion and Trac repositories to another machine/directories. You don't want to edit n+1 trac.ini files.

You have for example:



Change ALL trac.ini repository_dir settings:
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Tip #496   Remove empty directories

Remove all empty directories within the current directory

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Tip #836   Find symbolic links

Use this command to find all the links in the current directory and below

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