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Re^2: greater efficiency required (ls, glob, or readdir?)

by Hue-Bond (Priest)
on Aug 28, 2008 at 05:51 UTC ( #707388=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: greater efficiency required (ls, glob, or readdir?)
in thread greater efficiency required (ls, glob, or readdir?)

ls -f will turn off sorting.

The man page for ls on my linux system states that ls -f is equivalent to enabling -a (among other things). This would change the behaviour regarding plain ls so I would recommend using ls -U instead.

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