Findutils supplies the basic file directory searching utilities of the GNU system. It consists of two primary searching utilities: find recursively searches for files in a directory according to given criteria and locate lists files in a database that match a query. Two auxiliary tools are included: updatedb updates the file name database and xargs may be used to apply commands with arbitrarily long arguments.
DocumentationUser manual included and available online from http://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/manual/find.html
This is a GNU package:findutils
released on 28 December 2015
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv3orlater||Genium||31 January 2016|
Leaders and contributors
|Jesus Bravo Alvarez||Contributor|
|John David Anglin||Contributor|
|Jonathan R. Ferro||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|User, Developer||Bug Tracking||http://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=findutils|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/findutils.git|
|User, Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-findutils/|
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/findutils-patches/|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 31 January 2016.
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