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Tips on the find command in Linux

It is suggested that you use Python (the pathlib module), ripgrep, fselect or osquery (currently have some bugs) instead of find to locate files.

  • The Python module pathlib is the most suitable one for relatively complex jobs.
  • ripgrep is a more user-friendly alternative to find.
  • Both fselect and osquery support …