Tools to find files and to operate on groups of files
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:
released on 28 December 2015
git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/findutils.git
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|License:GPLv3orlater||Genium||31 January 2016|
Leaders and contributors
|Jonathan R. Ferro||Contributor|
|Jesus Bravo Alvarez||Contributor|
|John David Anglin||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|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 19 February 2018.
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.
The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.