Find lines of code (LOC) of a filetype in a project.

find . -type f -name "*.py" -exec wc -l {} \; | awk '{ SUM += $1} END {print SUM }'
Replace .py with .rb or .java to get the LOC of that particular filetype. An alternative is
Sample Output

2011-07-08 13:38:11

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Why not just use SLOCCount?
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Alyssalauren · 11 weeks and 2 days ago

What do you think?

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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