[CentOS] Bug in find command?
William L. Maltby
CentOS4Bill at triad.rr.com
Wed Sep 27 17:43:42 UTC 2006
On Wed, 2006-09-27 at 13:38 -0400, Tony Schreiner wrote:
> On Sep 27, 2006, at 1:02 PM, William L. Maltby wrote:
> > I'm going to bugz this if no one tells me I made another brain-damaged
> > error here.<snip>
> > $ cat MakeBugReportData
> > #!/bin/bash
> > cd /usr/src
> > rpm -q --file /usr/bin/find
> > find . | grep -i '\.cmd$' >/tmp/FilesGreppedDotCmd
> > find . | grep -i '\.c$' >/tmp/FilesGreppedDotC
> > find . -iname '*.cmd' >/tmp/FilesFoundDotCmd
> > find . -iname '*.c' >/tmp/FilesFoundDotC
> > wc -l /tmp/FilesGreppedDotCmd /tmp/FilesFoundDotCmd \
> > /tmp/FilesGreppedDotC /tmp/FilesFoundDotC
> > [wild-bill at wlmlfs08 tmp]$ sh ./MakeBugReportData
> > findutils-4.1.20-7.el4.1.i386
> > 88 /tmp/FilesGreppedDotCmd
> > 0 /tmp/FilesFoundDotCmd
> > 3582 /tmp/FilesGreppedDotC
> > 3582 /tmp/FilesFoundDotC
> > 7252 total
> > $ head -5 FilesGreppedDotCmd
> > ./kernels/2.6.9-42.0.2.EL-smp-i686/scripts/genksyms/.genksyms.o.cmd
> > ./kernels/2.6.9-42.0.2.EL-smp-i686/scripts/genksyms/.parse.o.cmd
> > ./kernels/2.6.9-42.0.2.EL-smp-i686/scripts/genksyms/.lex.o.cmd
> > ./kernels/2.6.9-42.0.2.EL-smp-i686/scripts/genksyms/.genksyms.cmd
> > ./kernels/2.6.9-42.0.2.EL-smp-i686/scripts/.conmakehash.cmd
> > TIA
> > --
> > Bill
> find . -name '*.cmd'
> or find . -iname '*.cmd'
> does not appear to find file beginning with dot.
> find . | grep cmd$
> does. I thnk that's your difference.
> Tony Schreiner
Please see my other reply.
I specified the dot and it should have matched. Even if I'm wrong, we
still have a problem because it found ".c".
> <snip sig stuff>
But I do appreciate that you took the time. Can I bve greedy with you
too? Can you run the cmnds and let me know the results?
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