Quick find function

quickfind () { find . -maxdepth 2 -iname "*$1*" }
A function that allows you to perform a case-insensitive search in the current directory, and directories in the current directory (but no further), for files containing the first argument anywhere in their names.

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By: dbbolton
2010-06-12 03:04:50

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Il prefer using : ls -l *stuff*; ls -l */*stuff*
dooblem · 418 weeks and 1 day ago

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