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Old 11-12-2009, 05:03 PM   #1
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List all files in a directory recursively, without the directories?

For the purposes of shell scripting, is there a command that will list all the files in a directory recursively without listing the directories?

For example: in the directory below, I can ls the contents of the directory, but how would I get all the file names, of even the files in the included directories, but not those directories...?

[root@gw4 ~]# cd /var/log
[root@gw4 log]# ls
acpid            boot.log    cups     mail        pm            secure    yum.log
anaconda.log     btmp        dmesg    maillog     ppp           spooler
anaconda.syslog  conman      faillog  mcelog      prelink       tallylog
apf_log          conman.old  httpd    messages    pureftpd.log  wtmp
audit            cron        lastlog  mysqld.log  rpmpkgs       xferlog
[root@gw4 log]#
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find /path -type f
Old 11-12-2009, 05:42 PM   #3
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perfect, thanks
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ls -l | grep -v "^d"
Old 11-12-2009, 06:07 PM   #5
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That works too. The exact results I am trying to get is with the full path, and the file name, so I can perform and action on each file. I am experimenting with this now, but no luck so far.


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