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Finding Anything

Finding Anything

One of the most useful commands in your arsenal is the find command. This powerhouse doesn't get anywhere near the credit it deserves. Generally speaking, find is used to list files and redirect (or pipe) that output to do some simple reporting or backups. There it ends. If anything, this should only be the beginning. As versatile as find is, you should take some time to get to know it. Let me give you a whirlwind tour of this awesome command. Let's start with the basics:

find starting_dir [options]


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