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Clean all .pyc files from current project. It cleans all the files recursively.

Terminal - Clean all .pyc files from current project. It cleans all the files recursively.
find . -name "*.pyc" -exec rm {} \;
2009-02-16 17:15:58
User: nsmgr8
Functions: find rm
Clean all .pyc files from current project. It cleans all the files recursively.

For a python project, sometimes I need to clean all the compiled python files. I have an alias 'rmpyc' to this command. This really saves me a lot of typing and hunting throughout the folders to delete those files.


There is 1 alternative - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
find . -type f -name "*.pyc" -delete;

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what about

rm -rf *.pyc
Comment by berta 401 weeks and 3 days ago

oops, need a break. Delete my previous comment sorry.

Comment by berta 401 weeks and 3 days ago

simply use --delete instead of -exec

Comment by alexis 401 weeks and 3 days ago
#!/bin/sh find -type f -name '*.pyc' -exec rm -f {} ';' find -type f -name '.*.swp' -exec rm -f {} ';' find -type f -name '*~' -exec rm -f {} ';'

better, I prefer to use a shell script and put it in the sys. environment path so I can run clean.sh from anywhere.....

Comment by unixmonkey12612 316 weeks and 6 days ago

Your point of view

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