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Old 08-03-2013, 05:20 PM   #16
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wow you all are making this harder then it needs to be to list ONLY directories in a given path use the following ls, i just turn it into an alias:

alias dird='/bin/ls -laFp | grep /'
works like a charm.
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Old 04-01-2016, 11:53 AM   #17
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Originally Posted by lleb View Post
i just turn it into an alias:

alias dird='/bin/ls -laFp | grep /'
Indeed, alias is useful.
But, the above also lists symbolic links for absolute paths which are not directories.
For example,
ln -s /path path
ls -laFp|grep /
lists "path -> /path".
To suppress it, you can
ls -laFp | grep /$
But I prefer
ls -la|grep ^d
Or to suppress . and .. ,
ls -lA|grep ^d
find -maxdepth 1 -mindepth 1 -type d
You can read manual of ls or find by
man ls
man find

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