Show all symlinks

find ./ -type l -ls

2014-03-21 17:13:39

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  • shows you the symlinks in the current directory, recursively, but without following them Show Sample Output

    find ./ -type l -print0 | xargs -0 ls -plah
    jmorganwalker · 2014-03-20 20:36:39 0

What Others Think

I like the shorter version (find ./ -type l -ls) as it displays the node numbers of the symlinks as well.
vwal · 344 weeks and 2 days ago
find . -type l -execdir ls -plah {} \;
xtraclass · 344 weeks and 2 days ago
I've never found that I need the slash when running find on the current directory, so it could be: find . -type l -ls
UncleLouie · 344 weeks and 1 day 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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