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Re: Perl / FileFind or ...

by runrig (Abbot)
on Nov 27, 2012 at 21:46 UTC ( #1005928=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Perl / FileFind or ...

You were expecting maybe:
C:/Tmp/Justin Bieber C:/Tmp/The Archies C:/Tmp/Debby Boone
???

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Re^2: Perl / FileFind or ...
by Festus Hagen (Novice) on Nov 27, 2012 at 22:50 UTC

    find / -name "*Bieber*" -exec rm -rf {} \;

    -Enjoy
    fh : )_~

      You destroyed my research on the bieberite mineral =(

        That wouldn't have happened if your system had been case-sensitive in its handling of file names. I hope you've learned your lesson on that now.

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