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|Short description=Tools to find files and to operate on groups of files
 
|Short description=Tools to find files and to operate on groups of files
 
|Full description='''Findutils''' supplies the basic file directory searching utilities of the GNU system. It consists of two primary searching utilities: <tt>find</tt> recursively searches for files in a directory according to given criteria and <tt>locate</tt> lists files in a database that match a query. Two auxiliary tools are included: <tt>updatedb</tt> updates the file name database and <tt>xargs</tt> may be used to apply commands with arbitrarily long arguments.
 
|Full description='''Findutils''' supplies the basic file directory searching utilities of the GNU system. It consists of two primary searching utilities: <tt>find</tt> recursively searches for files in a directory according to given criteria and <tt>locate</tt> lists files in a database that match a query. Two auxiliary tools are included: <tt>updatedb</tt> updates the file name database and <tt>xargs</tt> may be used to apply commands with arbitrarily long arguments.
|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/findutils.html
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|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/
 
|User level=intermediate
 
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|Is High Priority Project=No
 
|Component programs=find,locate,updatedb,xargs
 
|Component programs=find,locate,updatedb,xargs
 
|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/findutils.git
 
|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/findutils.git

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GNU Findutils

https://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/
Find and 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.








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