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Count files created by date/modification

Terminal - Count files created by date/modification
find . -type f -exec stat \{\} \; | grep Modify: | awk '{a[$2]++}END{for(i in a){print i " : " a[i] }}' | sort
2010-01-23 07:55:16
User: pepin
Functions: awk find grep stat
Count files created by date/modification


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Comment by unixmonkey7859 339 weeks and 6 days ago

nice, you can do this without the call to stat and grep --making it magnitudes faster for big directory trees:

find . -type f -printf "%TY/%Tm/%Td\n" | awk '{a[$0]++}END{for(i in a){print i " : " a[i] }}' | sort

You inspired me to write a script which counts the files by year, year/mo, and year/month/day:


Comment by sente 333 weeks ago

the file's moved to http://sente.cc/misc/count-by-date.sh

Comment by sente 322 weeks ago

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