I want to find unowned and ungrouped files. On other Linux distributions, I use

find / -user nouser
find / -group nogroup

But, the above does not work in Alpine Linux? What are the alternate commands?

I also tried

find / -nouser
find / -nogroup

This does not work as well.

Please help.


"Alpine Linux is a security-oriented, lightweight Linux distribution based on musl libc and busybox." You are using Busybox's find, which does not support the -nouser or -nogroup predicates. To use these, you need to install a real find program.

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