Aaladi – Under Tree

Aaladi is a short form of a tamil word “Aalamarathadi” means “under banyan tree”. Since olden days, it’s a custom and convenience for atleast tamil people to gather under banyan tree just to relax away from the hot sun, call it a “shadow bath” as opposed to sun bath, it may be not that sexy like sun bath. Also, its a place for most public gatherings to discuss or even argue, pronounce verdict and etc.

Find files and delete them in Linux

Find all files under current directory and delete them.

find . -type f -delete

Find all files under current directory and delete them. The -print option prints the file name on the screen while it’s getting deleted

find . -type f -print -delete

Below link has more details and great section of comments of different ways deleting files saving time and IO.

http://www.stevekamerman.com/2008/03/deleting-tons-of-files-in-linux-argument-list-too-long/

 

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