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Read directory contents recursively

Terminal - Read directory contents recursively
find . |while read f;do echo "$f";done
2010-03-02 14:21:15
Functions: echo find read
Read directory contents recursively

Read all contents from current directory and display it on stdout.


There are 5 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
ls -R .
while read f;do echo "$f";done < <(find .)
2010-03-02 14:22:22
Functions: echo find read

Read all contents from current directory and display to stdout.

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What others think

`find .` do the same work without any unnecessary complications.

Comment by ivanatora 419 weeks and 4 days ago

but you dont have a variable placeholder $f for further manipulation.

Comment by unixmonkey8504 419 weeks and 4 days ago

wtf!? seriously? how about just 'find .' then? jeebuz

Comment by nottings 419 weeks and 4 days ago

please don't submit the following as "see contents of your current folder"

ls | while read $f; do echo "$f"; done



is much better :)

Comment by alperyilmaz 419 weeks and 3 days ago

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