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Find only *.doc and *xls files on Windows partition

Terminal - Find only *.doc and *xls files on Windows partition
find /mountpoint -type f -iregex '.*\.\(doc\|xls\)'
2010-11-04 18:15:35
User: depesz
Functions: find
Find only *.doc and *xls files on Windows partition

When using regex - there is no need to use -o and 2nd regex.


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Terminal - Alternatives
find Documents\ and\ Settings -iregex .+\.doc -or -iregex .+\.xls > office.lst
2010-11-04 17:58:52
User: yababay
Functions: find

This command is useful for archiving or extracting Documents and Settings folder, when working in Linux box with Windows partition (dual boot installation). You have to enter into appropriate directory, of course.

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