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Old 02-21-2010, 10:37 PM   #1
razor7
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Struggling with ls command


Hi folks, I need some help with the ls command...(sorry for the silly rookie question)

I need to search in "/" and all subdirectories, all files greather than 30 MB...

Thanks in advise!
 
Old 02-21-2010, 10:42 PM   #2
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You should use the "find" command for this. For example:

Code:
find / -size +30M
Evo2.
 
Old 02-21-2010, 10:42 PM   #3
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For that, the find command is probably better:

Code:
find / -size +30M
 
Old 02-21-2010, 10:58 PM   #4
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The 'ls' command only lists files, it does not filter them.
You could probably do it with grep/sed/awk but its better to just use find.
@mattca,evo2: LOL Same thing @ the same minute.
 
Old 02-21-2010, 11:01 PM   #5
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Woooowww....incredible fast reply!...thanks a lot! mattca and evo2! worked as axpected!

Best regards!
 
Old 02-21-2010, 11:21 PM   #6
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haha, evo was ahead by a nose!
 
  


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