Remove all zero size files from current directory (not recursive)

ls -s|grep -E "^ *0"|sed "s/^ *0 //g"|xargs -i rm "{}"
Remove all zero size files from current directory. Its a not recursive option like: find . -size 0c -exec rm {} \;

2012-04-18 14:50:46

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What's wrong with the maxdepth option to find: find . -maxdepth 1 -size 0 -delete
flatcap · 531 weeks and 5 days ago
What's wrong ? It's too simple and too ease :p Seriously I don't knew it. Great opion. Thanks
glaudiston · 531 weeks and 5 days ago
using find is better, but still good way using sed and grep
chrismccoy · 531 weeks and 5 days ago

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