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Old 01-18-2006, 02:27 AM   #1
ExoZagNoid
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Finding multiple files with different extensions


Using CLI 'find' or Konqueror's 'find file' tool, how would I go about finding multiple files with different extensions.

For example, how would I find all the files in "/home" (and ALL subfolders), with .jpg AND .BMP extensions at the same time? I don't want to do a separate search for each. Such a simple thing can be so confusing....

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Old 01-18-2006, 03:33 AM   #2
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You could use the command line with:

$ find . -name "*.jpg" -o -name "*.BMP"
 
  


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