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Old 03-24-2011, 01:10 PM   #1
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listing pdf files in a folder on the desktop

its a very basic question but iam not getting it right now
i have to list all the pdf files on my desktop even the pdf files which are present in folders on the desktop

ls *.pdf
only list the files present on the desktop, but not the files in the folders on the desktop containing the pdf files.
Old 03-24-2011, 02:20 PM   #2
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I noticed you marked your thread as solved, but you didn't edit your thread to explain that you have figured out your problem. Are you still having trouble?
Old 03-24-2011, 02:22 PM   #3
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try ls -LR | grep *.pdf
Old 03-25-2011, 04:04 AM   #4
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ls -R|grep .pdf
this command solved my problem
but now iam having problem in putting this output in an array


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