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Count a number of files (only files, not dirs) in a directory recursevely

Terminal - Count a number of files (only files, not dirs) in a directory recursevely
find . -type f | wc -l
2009-03-04 13:18:18
User: moz667
Functions: find wc
Count a number of files (only files, not dirs) in a directory recursevely

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find . -type f | wc -l

Comment by OJM 316 weeks and 5 days ago

find . -type f | wc -l

Comment by Blackbit 316 weeks and 5 days ago

Yeah, holy crap, that's nutty. Just to reiterate:

find . -type f | wc -l
Comment by goodevilgenius 316 weeks and 5 days ago

Just to join the chorus:

find . -type f | wc -l


Comment by mem 316 weeks and 5 days ago

thanks :D

Comment by moz667 316 weeks and 5 days ago

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