have a file named /etc/passwd i and I would like to find all hard links to this file in a directory. How do I find out all other hard links to the /etc/passwd in /backups/ directory? How can find all hard links to a given file using Linux or Unix command line option?
f I want to copy a single file into three locations (directories), by using a single cp command
(e.g. cp file /dir1/ /dir2/ /dir3/
. Would that be possible? If yes, please provide the command for GNU/Linux or Unix operating systems.
am a new bash shell scripting user. How do I find out the size of a file in my bash shell script and store this file size in a bash shell variable?
‘m a new Linux system user. I need to cleanup in a download directory i.e. delete all files from ~/Downloads/ folders except the following types:
*.iso – All iso images files.
*.zip – All zip files.
How do I delete all file except some in bash shell on a Linux, OS X or Unix-like systems?
am a new Unix system shell user. I need to find and list all hidden files including directories on a Linux or Unix-like system. How can I recursively list all hidden files and directories? How do I save result in a text file?
ecently, I switched from MS-Windows based web-server to CentOS Linux based Apache web-server. All user uploaded files are stored in /var/www/uploads/ directory. Is there command that can give me a list of files that have been added to the filesystem at /var/www/uploads/ in last 7 days on Linux/Unix-like oses?
just switched from MS-Windows server admin to Debian Linux server admin role. I need to find a directory called project.images. I was also told that the locate command is the simplest and quickest way to find the locations of files and directories on Linux. But, the locate command is not working out for me. How do I find project.images directory using command line options only?