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{{Entry
|Name=Findutils
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|Name=GNU Findutils
 
|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=The program includes:
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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.
; find
 
: Finds files that match certain criteria and performs abitrary operations on them.
 
; locate
 
: Scans a database for file names that match a pattern
 
; xargs
 
: Applies a command to a list of files
 
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/findutils.html
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/findutils.html
 
|User level=intermediate
 
|User level=intermediate
|Component programs=find,locate,xargs
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|Component programs=find,locate,updatedb,xargs
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|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/findutils.git
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Documentation note=User manual included and available online from http://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/manual/find.html
 
|Documentation note=User manual included and available online from http://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/manual/find.html
 
|Related projects=fileutils,sfind,Grep
 
|Related projects=fileutils,sfind,Grep
 
|Keywords=comparison,editing,pattern,matching,file management,findutils
 
|Keywords=comparison,editing,pattern,matching,file management,findutils
|Version identifier=4.4.2
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|Version identifier=4.6.0
|Version date=2009-06-06
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|Version date=2015/12/28
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/findutils/findutils-4.4.2.tar.gz
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|Version download=https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/findutils/findutils-4.6.0.tar.gz
|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review by=Genium
|Last review date=2009-04-22
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|Last review date=2016/01/31
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|Is GNU=Yes
 
|Is GNU=Yes
 
|GNU package identifier=findutils
 
|GNU package identifier=findutils
|License verified date=2009-06-15
 
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{{Project license
 
|License=GPLv2orlater
 
|License verified by=Kelly Hopkins
 
 
|License verified date=2009-06-15
 
|License verified date=2009-06-15
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Project license
 
{{Project license
 
|License=GPLv3orlater
 
|License=GPLv3orlater
|License verified by=Kelly Hopkins
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|License verified by=Genium
|License verified date=2009-06-15
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|License verified date=2016/01/31
 
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{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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|Resource audience=User, Developer
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
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|Resource kind=Bug Tracking
 
|Resource URL=http://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=findutils
 
|Resource URL=http://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=findutils
 
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{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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|Resource audience=User, Developer
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource URL=mailto:bug-findutils@gnu.org
 
|Resource URL=mailto:bug-findutils@gnu.org
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|Resource URL=https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/findutils-patches/
 
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{{Software category
 
{{Software category
 
|Interface=command-line, console
 
|Interface=command-line, console
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|Programming-language=C
 
|Software-development=small-specific-development-task
 
|Software-development=small-specific-development-task
 
|Use=software-development
 
|Use=software-development
 
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Revision as of 06:58, 31 January 2016


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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.

Documentation

https://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/manual/



Download

https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/findutils/findutils-4.8.0.tar.xz

version 4.8.0 (stable)
released on 9 January 2021



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