How to view/list only directories in Linux?
This is a small post for Linux new babies. Viewing folders can be achieved by two ways in linux/unix
- Through ls command
- Through find command
With ls we have to use grep to get the directory listings..
Ls –l | grep ^d
[root@test surendra_a]# ls -l | grep ^d
d——— 2 surendra_a surendra_a 4096 Sep 8 09:54 HTWFAIP
drwxrwxr-x 2 surendra_a root 4096 Nov 27 12:30 LinuxCBT – RHEL5
drwxrwxr-x 2 surendra_a root 4096 Oct 12 16:40 Software
Through find command
find . -type d
The above command will show you all the file types which are directories in present working directory.
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