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@whoback
Last active Sep 24, 2019
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use find utility to search directory for a file with a type and string

This lets us find all files which match have filetype and search string in their file names.

find . -iname '*.filetype' -iname '*search string*' -print

working example to find .pdf file that contain algorithm in the name

find . -iname '*algorithm*' -iname '*.pdf' -print

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