Suppose a directory contains the following files: afile1 afile2 bfile cfile ffile ffile2 qfile zfile I am looking for an easy way of selecting all the files which start with $LETTER, or start with ...
The other day at work I tried doing scp remotehost:~/*.txt . and I received an error about the *, *.txt file not found sorry, not at work and I forget the exact error on my workstation I run zsh ...
In a directory, I have files like lazer_100506 lazer_100707 lazer_091211 lazer_110103 lazer_100406_temp lazer_100622#delete etc How can I get a listing of only the first four files? $ ls ...
I am trying to create a directory that will house all and only my PDFs compiled from LaTeX. I like keeping each project in a separate folder, all housed in a big folder called LaTeX. So I tried ...
as title: is the behaviour of .* to include . and .. defined in LSB or POSIX or some other specification?
How do I delete files in a directory that match a given regexp, or a similar solution, using a Mac terminal?