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jeesshnasree
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how to find files between 2 interval duration in linux

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Hello All,

i have a doubt , 
how to find files between 2 interval duration in linux with one command

 

example / sample path:

File system: /opt/
1 . could you please help on this scnenario : list out files between ( from 5 minutes to 10 minutes ) ,
please share the coomand to check the files for between time duration . ( current day ) 

2 . could you please help on this scnenario : list out files between ( from 5 days to 10 days ) ,
please share the coomand to check the files for between days duration . 


could you please check & help on this .

i am waiting for your valuable help .

Regards ,

Jeesshnasree

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S_Poulimenos
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Hello @jeesshnasree ,

1. find /path/to/directory -type f -mmin +5 -mmin -10

(to find files in a directory that were modified between 5 to 10 minutes ago)

2. find /path/to/directory -type f -mtime +5 -mtime -10 

(to find files in a directory that were modified between 5 to 10 days ago

Regards,

Spyros

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S_Poulimenos
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Hello @jeesshnasree ,

1. find /path/to/directory -type f -mmin +5 -mmin -10

(to find files in a directory that were modified between 5 to 10 minutes ago)

2. find /path/to/directory -type f -mtime +5 -mtime -10 

(to find files in a directory that were modified between 5 to 10 days ago

Regards,

Spyros

jeesshnasree
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Hello @S_Poulimenos ,

 

Kudos ,thank you for valuable information 

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Chetan_Tiwary_
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Hello @jeesshnasree !


A quick view of man page for find is highly recommended in case you need to know the super utility of find command :

https://man7.org/linux/man-pages/man1/find.1.html 

 

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