Remove everything except that file

find . ! -name <FILENAME> -delete
it will remove everything except the file names matching you can use also use wildcards

By: haplo
2010-01-13 23:29:51

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Alyssalauren · 6 weeks 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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