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Re: Managing a directory with millions of files

by jthalhammer (Friar)
on Jan 29, 2008 at 05:24 UTC ( #664847=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Managing a directory with millions of files

Take a peek at ack. For example:

$> ack -ag file_name_regex some_directory
This will recursively find all files beneath some_directory/ where the full path =~ /file_name_regex/.

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