Is there any equivalent command, or options for, GNU
find that will search up the directory tree? I'd like to look backwards through the tree for files with a given name. For example, say I'm in /usr/local/share/bin and I want to search look for a file called
foo. Ideally I'd like the command to look for the file in the following order:
I know that I can write something like this as a shell function, but I was hoping there would be a command as rich as gnu
find that I could leverage.