Linux Find Command

Find Command Examples on Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora, CentOS, RedHat and AIXA while back we reviewed 15 practical find command examples (Part I). Find command can do lot more than just searching for files based on name.
 
In this article (Part 2), let us discuss 15 advanced examples of find command including — finding files based on the time it is accessed, modified or changed, finding files comparatively, performing operation on found files etc.,
 
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Apart from the basic operation of looking for files under a directory structure, you can also perform several practical operations using find command that will make your command line journey easy.

In this article, let us review 15 practical examples of Linux find command that will be very useful to both newbies and experts.

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