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Remove Thumbs.db files from folders

Terminal - Remove Thumbs.db files from folders
find ./ -name Thumbs.db -exec rm -rf '{}' +
2010-08-18 02:55:38
User: thameera
Functions: find rm
-1
Remove Thumbs.db files from folders

Alternatives

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Terminal - Alternatives
find ./ -name Thumbs.db -delete
rm -f **/Thumbs.db
2010-08-18 07:09:19
User: Seebi
Functions: rm
Tags: thumbnails rm zsh
4

An alternative which uses the advanced zsh globbing (pattern matching)

rm -fr `find . -name Thumbs.db`

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What others think

Voted you down, because this has been submitted before.

Comment by atoponce 263 weeks and 1 day ago

atoponce: if it's a duplicate you should report it as such ("report as duplicate" link from the main page). I'm not sure it's a good reason to vote it down.

Comment by randy909 263 weeks and 1 day ago

I added this for my own use, since this site says we can use it to remember our own terminal commands. It's quite possible that there are duplicates.

Comment by thameera 263 weeks ago

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