Commands tagged globstar (3)

  • Since bash 4.0, you can use ** to recursively expand to all files in the current directory. This behaviour is disabled by default, this command enables it (you'd best put it in your .profile). See the sample output for clarification. In my opinion this is much better than creating hacks with find and xargs when you want to pass files to an application. Show Sample Output


    11
    shopt -s globstar
    Alanceil · 2009-05-05 16:02:44 1

  • 1
    stat -c'%s %n' **/* | sort -n
    ysangkok · 2015-08-25 18:23:55 0
  • Usage: jd dir Requires globstar. To set globstar use: shopt -s globstar


    -3
    jd() { cd **/"$@"; }
    sharfah · 2011-10-05 11:47:57 0

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