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Old 12-12-2004, 01:39 PM   #1
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listing files in to an array


I need to list all the file from a directory,so that i can iterate each filename in to a variable and hence this file name can give arguments to the oowriter
for generating pdf..

i request a script for storing all the file names in to an array from the directory

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Old 12-12-2004, 03:14 PM   #2
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It'd be something like
for i in *; do yourcommand; done
where in yourcommand $i means the file, so (imaginary example) mkdir $i will result in creating a new directory.

Of course, it depends on the language/shell you want to use.


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