function cdb() { select dir in $(find -type d -name "$1" -not -path '*/\.*' -prune); do cd "${dir}" && break; done }

Define a bash function to interactively pick a subdirectory to cd into


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By: odoepner
2017-04-08 14:40:11

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To cd into? I could think of scenarios where an interactive parameter would be useful in a script, but not as a oneliner to cd int a directory. cd b done.
sonic · 57 weeks and 5 days ago

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