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Gnome-find

http://gnome-find.sourceforge.net
The original source code to the GNU 'find' utility (findutils 4.1) was used, and a GUI component was integrated into it. Therefore, the program is not just a front end, or a rewrite of the find utility; it's truly a GUI version of the original utility, with a file finding backend component based on the stable and mature code of 'find' and a contemporary GUI interface. This avoids both common portablilty problems that front-ends typically run into when they run on systems without GNU 'find,' as well as the problems with forking a new process and communicating with it. This release features basic searching and multiple windows, as well as multi-file and multi-directory searches. Currently, gnome-find uses a default dialog for most commonly specified searches; a second, more detailed dialog can specify more powerful search parameters: all the "Options" and "Actions" for advanced searches are now supported.

Documentation

User manual included


Download

Download External-link-icon.png version 0.5 (beta)
released on 19 June 2000

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey31 January 2001



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
"Email ackahn@netapp.com" Andy Kahn Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking,Developer,Help,Support E-mail mailto:gnome-find-users@sourceforge.net


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to build libglade 0.11
Required to build GTK+ 1.2.0
Required to build GNOME libs 1.0.53

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 23 September 2009.



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