[ubuntu-uk] How to delete all .m4a files from music library

Matthew Wild mwild1 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 16 19:56:06 BST 2007


On 10/16/07, Mac <Ammonius.Grammaticus at googlemail.com> wrote:
>
>  (It would be nice
> to delete any directories that have become empty because they only had
> .m4a files in them - but that would be a bonus!)


Going for the bonus!

find ~/music/ -depth -type d -empty -exec rmdir {} \;

Matthew

 PS. can anyone see why this does not work to do it all in one (ignoring the
rm)?:
find test/ -depth \( -type f -name '*.m4a' \) -o \( -type d -empty \) -exec
rm {} \;


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