loop through folders

Reid Thompson reid.thompson@ateb.com
Mon Jun 19 23:22:00 GMT 2006


smanna wrote:
> Hello I am trying to write a script. This is the thing, I want to loop
> through all folders in a certain folder and send all files in these folders
> to a java program. The files are somewhere in the neighbourhood of 170.000.
> the setup is:
>                             Home
> cygwin.sh         program.java                                Folder
>                                                       folder                        
> folder  ...
>                                               folder   folder  ...           
> folder   folder  ...
>                                               files      files    ...            
> files      files    ...
>
> help would be completely fantastic!!
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try something along the lines of

for dir in `find . -type d`
do
   for file in `ls $dir`
   do
       program.java ${dir}/$file
   done
done

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