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Is it possible to search for files with a certain filename and size in linux?

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With the following command you can search for files with .log and size over 100k in the actual directory.

find ./ -type f -size +100k -name "*.log"
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Wrap the argument to -name in quotes to avoid it being expanded by the shell if a file matching the wildcard exists in the current directory. Also, find searches according to the criteria in the order they are given, and the name lookup is the fastest, so make it a habit to put the -name directive before -type and other directives that requires stat calling on files. See the second example given in the GNU find manual for a reference. – Daniel Andersson Aug 2 '12 at 10:26
Thx for the comment, i wrap the argument in quotes. – kockiren Aug 2 '12 at 10:29

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