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Re: Recursive search and delete

by Arunbear (Parson)
on Nov 16, 2012 at 11:59 UTC ( #1004176=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Recursive search and delete

For this task you probably don't need to resort to Perl e.g. using the standard command line tools
find -name 'abc*xml' | xargs rm
would accomplish the same.

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