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Count the number of files per directory in the Filesystem

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When you need to know the number of files in a directory tree you can use the following sentence:

find ~ -type d -exec sh -c "fc=\$(find '{}' -type f | wc -l); echo -e \"\$fc\t{}\"" \; | sort -nr

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Written by Root

April 22, 2013 at 10:24

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