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Re: [SLE] Is there a "find file on system" command?
  • From: Jim Sabatke <jsabatke@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 May 2004 21:32:05 -0500
  • Message-id: <40A975A5.10708@xxxxxxxxxx>
Robert Paulsen wrote:
<snip >
touch xxx.rpm
find . -name *.rpm
find . -name "*.rpm"

Assuming there are some rpm files to find in subdirectories you should see
the difference.
Robert C. Paulsen, Jr.

Don't forget about "locate." It's much faster for big searches.

Jim Sabatke
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