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Old 07-15-2005, 09:06 PM   #1
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Can ls recursively list only directories?

Hi, I'm trying to figure out how to get ls to recursively list only directories. I know that -R is the recursion flag, but when I try "ls -R -d */" I only get one level below the current one, it doesn't go any further. Can anyone help me with this?

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This should get you what you're looking for.

find . -type d
Old 07-16-2005, 01:17 AM   #3
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The command I use is tree.
You can read about it here:

or just 'man tree'

You can also pipe it's output into an ascii file like this
tree -d > list.txt
It's great for mapping directories.

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