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Re: Find Command

From: James Youngman
Subject: Re: Find Command
Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2007 16:10:45 +0000

On 1/11/07, Bob Proulx <address@hidden> wrote:
Try this instead.

  find /some/path -depth -type d -empty -print
  find /some/path -depth -type d -empty -exec rmdir {} \;

Exactly.   You can also use -delete:

find /some/path -depth -type d -empty -delete -o -printf "Failed to delete %p\n"

The -delete action automatically turns on -depth.


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