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How to count all files inside a folder, its subfolder and all . The count should not include folder count [closed]

Posted by: admin November 30, 2017 Leave a comment

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How to count all files inside a folder, its subfolder and all . The count should not include folder count.

I want to do it in MAC

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find . -type f | wc -l will recursively list all the files (-type f restricts to only files) in the current directory (replace . with your path). The output of this is piped into wc -l which will count the number of lines.

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Find all files under myfolder and count them using wc. This works on linux:

find myfolder -type f | wc -l