files and directories in the last 1 hour

find ./* -ctime -1 | xargs ls -ltr --color
added alias in ~/.bashrc alias lf='find ./* -ctime -1 | xargs ls -ltr --color'
Sample Output
reduces my time in displaying the last created files / directories

By: gnuyoga
2009-06-05 13:53:26

What Others Think

cool, I include the option -h
ncaio · 633 weeks and 4 days ago
You need to add the `-print0 | -0` construct. And remember that "ctime" is attribute modification time - *NOT* creation time.
asmoore82 · 633 weeks ago
Another major problem - the use of the ``*'' wildcard is redundant as find will do a recursive search; also, ``./*'' will cause `find` to *MISS* *ALL* hidden files *AND* files in hidden folders in the "$PWD" !!
asmoore82 · 633 weeks ago

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