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A quick way to find and delete empty dirs, it starts in the current working directory.
If you do find . -empty -type d you will see what could be removed, or to a test run.
this will show the names of the deleted directories, and will delete directories that only no files, only empty directories.
Recursively delete empty directories. Use with care.
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