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Re: Need help with File::Find

by toadi (Chaplain)
on Feb 26, 2003 at 15:25 UTC ( #238792=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Need help with File::Find

my (@TOP) = # top level directories qw(/www); sub PRUNE { # don't search these dirs ## $_[0] is basename, $_[1] is full path $_[0] =~ /private/; } sub IGNORE { # don't notice these files ## $_[0] is basename, $_[1] is full path $_[0] =~ /^\.|~$|\.(gif|jpe?g)$/; } find (sub { return $File::Find::prune = 1 if PRUNE $_, $File::Find::name; return unless -f; # only files return if IGNORE $_, $File::Find::name; }, @TOP);

Stolen from merlyn long time ago, but I use it all the time for this situation.

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but not the fact that I am right

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