search installed files of package, that doesn't remember his name well. On rpm systems

rpm -qa | grep PACKAGENAME | xargs rpm -q --filesbypkg
rpm, sometimes, is not wildcard friendly. To search files installed from package this could be useful. change PACKAGENAME to any package do you want to search
Sample Output
bash                      /bin/bash
bash                      /bin/sh
bash                      /etc/skel/.bash_logout
bash                      /etc/skel/.bash_profile
bash                      /etc/skel/.bashrc
bash                      /usr/bin/bashbug-32
bash                      /usr/share/doc/bash-3.1
bash                      /usr/share/doc/bash-3.1/CHANGES
bash                      /usr/share/doc/bash-3.1/COMPAT
bash                      /usr/share/doc/bash-3.1/FAQ
bash                      /usr/share/doc/bash-3.1/INTRO
bash                      /usr/share/doc/bash-3.1/NEWS

By: piscue
2009-02-26 14:32:12

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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