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Find the most recently changed files (recursively)

Terminal - Find the most recently changed files (recursively)
find . -type f -printf '%TY-%Tm-%Td %TT %p\n' | sort
2011-08-14 23:34:10
User: sammcj
Functions: find
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Find the most recently changed files (recursively)

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What's wrong with

ls -lR |sort -r -k6

... or are there some implementations of /bin/ls that don't use metric YYYY-MM-DD HH:mm for the date format?

Comment by Mozai 206 weeks and 4 days ago

@Mozai: that command spits out a lot of extra stuff in my evaluation (on OS X 10.6.8):

total 96

total 88

total 8

total 8

? etc ?

Comment by hced 206 weeks and 1 day ago

why not just use the -mtime flag ?

Comment by namewithoutwords 205 weeks and 6 days ago

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