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|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=https://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/
 
|Homepage URL=https://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/
|User level=intermediate
 
 
|Is High Priority Project=No
 
|Is High Priority Project=No
|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
 
|Documentation note=https://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/manual/
 
|Documentation note=https://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/manual/
|Decommissioned/Obsolete=No
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|Decommissioned or Obsolete=No
|Accepts cryptocurrency donations=No
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|Donate=https://my.fsf.org/donate/
 
|Related projects=Coreutils,Grep
 
|Related projects=Coreutils,Grep
 
|Keywords=comparison,editing,pattern,matching,file management,findutils
 
|Keywords=comparison,editing,pattern,matching,file management,findutils
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|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version download=https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/findutils/findutils-4.6.0.tar.gz
 
|Version download=https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/findutils/findutils-4.6.0.tar.gz
|Test entry=No
 
 
|Last review by=Bendikker
 
|Last review by=Bendikker
|Last review date=2018/05/09
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|Last review date=2018/11/14
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011/04/12
 
|Submitted date=2011/04/12
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|User level=intermediate
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|Component programs=find,locate,updatedb,xargs
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|Paid support=https://www.fsf.org/resources/service/
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|Accepts cryptocurrency donations=Yes
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|Test entry=No
 
|Is GNU=Yes
 
|Is GNU=Yes
 
|GNU package identifier=findutils
 
|GNU package identifier=findutils
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|Decommissioned/Obsolete=No
 
|License verified date=2009-06-15
 
|License verified date=2009-06-15
 
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|Resource kind=Mailing List
 
|Resource kind=Mailing List
 
|Resource URL=https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/findutils-patches
 
|Resource URL=https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/findutils-patches
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|Resource kind=Mailing List
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|Resource URL=https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss/
 
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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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