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Re: Finding files in one directory

by bimleshsharma (Beadle)
on Dec 18, 2012 at 10:53 UTC ( #1009339=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Finding files in one directory

readdir function is good way to go ahead. Here is sample code you can use and modify as per your requirement

sub findfile { my $searchfile= shift; my $pathofbasedir= shift; opendir DIR,"pathofbasedir"; my @usefulfiles = grep{!/^\.{1,2}$/} readdir DIR; my @fileswithfullpath= map{$basepath."/".$_}@usefulfiles; closedir(DIR); foreach my $file (@fileswithfullpath) { if(-d $file) { findfile($searchfile,$file) } else { if( $file =~ /$searchfile/) { print "FIle exists at ",$file; exit(1); } } } }


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