Help With Find Syntax
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Fri Oct 14 12:05:08 PDT 2005
Drew Tomlinson said the following on 10/14/2005 2:53 PM:
> I want to recursively search a directory and return files that end in
> ".jpg" or ".gif" but I can't seem to get the find syntax right. My
> basic command lines are:
> find /multimedia/Pictures -iname "*.gif" -print
> find /multimedia/Pictures -iname "*.jpg" -print
find /multimedia/Pictures \( -iname '*.gif' -or -iname '*.jpg' \) -print
That should do it for you.
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