[CentOS] find

Ned Slider ned at unixmail.co.uk
Fri Oct 3 14:08:24 UTC 2008


tony.chamberlain at lemko.com wrote:
> I am looking for something similar to the windows SEARCH FILES comman
> with the option "files containing ..." (that is where I can specify a 
> string and it will find all files containing that string -- not just having
> the string as part of the name but actually containing it in the text).
> 
> Is there some way to do this?
> 

Under KDE, there is the "Find Files/Folders" option on the main menu 
that will do exactly this, or did you want something from the command line?

I don't use gnome, but I would expect it to have something similar.



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