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Cleaning up your code: Find All Source Files with “TO-DO” comments in Linux Shell

Keeping track of your TO-DO‘s is not always easy! Especially if your using mostly plaintext editors for coding your scripts and programs. It’s a good habit to clean up your source code every once in a while and do what you intended with the TODO remark in the first place. Most modern IDE’s have this […]

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Find all Executable Files in a Directory via Linux Shell

Today, we’ll show how to find files marked as executable (chmod +x) in a given directory of a linux system. Basic syntax find {directory} -type f -executable Common Examples Find all executables in current directory recursively: find . -type f -executable Find all executables in current directory while skipping subdirectories: find . -maxdepth 1 -type […]

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