Move files older than 30 days in current folder to "old" folder

for i in $(find . -mtime +30); do mv $i old/; done
Will move in that case every file in the current folder older than 30 days to the "old" folder Replace "mv $i old/" by any command such as rm / echo to do something different.

By: valferon
2014-02-05 01:24:45

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Any filenames containing whitespace won't be moved.
flatcap · 292 weeks and 2 days ago

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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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