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Re: Can File:Find be used to find empty dirs?

by Kenosis (Priest)
on Nov 20, 2013 at 06:21 UTC ( #1063449=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Can File:Find be used to find empty dirs?

Consider using File::Find::Rule::DirectoryEmpty which inherits File::Find::Rule to recursively find empty directories:

use strict; use warnings; use File::Find::Rule::DirectoryEmpty; my $dir = 'C:/Temp/'; my @emptydirs = File::Find::Rule->directoryempty->in($dir); print "$_\n" for @emptydirs;

Hope this helps!


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Re^2: Can File:Find be used to find empty dirs?
by PerlPlay (Novice) on Nov 20, 2013 at 13:29 UTC

    Thanks for the code looks simple enough, I'll just have to convince IT to install that module. Thanks to reply above this one too.

      You're most welcome, PerlPlay!

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