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Old 12-01-2004, 07:36 PM   #1
dr_zayus69
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deleting files by type?


i burned all the jpeg files i wanted to keep onto a disc, now i want to get rid of the copies on my disc so is there a way to use the rm command and specific file type? or will i have to go thru and delete each one by one?
 
Old 12-01-2004, 07:47 PM   #2
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rm *.jpeg
or
rm *.jpg

that rm followed by * which is a wild card and will include everything with jpeg extension (whatever the extension is).
 
Old 12-01-2004, 07:56 PM   #3
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thanks i knew there was a way but couldn't remember
 
  


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