Commit 90e3797f authored by Roland McGrath's avatar Roland McGrath
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;;; find-dired.el -- Run a `find' command and dired the result.
;;; Copyright (C) 1991 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
;;; Written by Roland McGrath
;;; This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
;;; it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
;;; the Free Software Foundation; either version 1, or (at your option)
;;; any later version.
;;; This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
;;; but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
;;; GNU General Public License for more details.
;;; A copy of the GNU General Public License can be obtained from this
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;;; the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 675 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA
;;; 02139, USA.
(require 'dired)
(defvar find-args nil
"Last arguments given to `find' by \\[find-dired].")
(defvar find-ls-option (if (eq system-type 'berkeley-unix) "-ls"
"-exec ls -ldi {} \\;")
"Option to `find' to produce an `ls -l'-type listing.")
(defun find-dired (dir args)
"Run `find' and go into dired-mode on a buffer of the output.
The command run is \"find . \\( ARGS \\) -ls\" (after changing into DIR)."
(interactive (list (read-file-name "Run find in directory: " nil "" t)
(read-string "Run find (with args): " find-args)))
(if (equal dir "")
(setq dir default-directory))
;; Expand DIR, and make sure it has a trailing slash.
(setq dir (file-name-as-directory (expand-file-name dir)))
;; Check that it's really a directory.
(or (file-directory-p dir)
(error "%s is not a directory!" dir))
(switch-to-buffer (get-buffer-create "*Find*"))
(setq buffer-read-only nil)
(setq default-directory dir
find-args args
args (concat "find . " (if (string= args "") ""
(concat "\\( " args " \\) ")) find-ls-option))
(insert " " args "\n"
" " dir ":\n")
(set-process-filter (start-process-shell-command "find"
(current-buffer) args)
(set-process-sentinel (get-buffer-process (current-buffer))
(setq mode-line-process '(": %s")))
(defun find-name-dired (dir pattern)
"Search DIR recursively for files matching the globbing pattern PATTERN,
and run dired on those files."
(interactive "DSearch directory: \nsSearch directory %s for: ")
(find-dired dir (concat "-name '" pattern "'")))
(defun find-dired-filter (proc string)
;; Filter for \\[find-dired] processes.
(let ((buf (process-buffer proc)))
(if (buffer-name buf)
(set-buffer buf)
(let ((buffer-read-only nil)
(end (point-max)))
(goto-char end)
(insert string)
(goto-char end)
(or (looking-at "^")
(forward-line 1))
(while (looking-at "^")
(insert " ")
(forward-line 1))))))
;; The buffer has been killed.
(delete-process proc))))
(defun find-dired-sentinel (proc state)
;; Sentinel for \\[find-dired] processes.
(set-buffer (process-buffer proc))
(setq mode-line-process nil)
(message "find-dired %s finished." (current-buffer))))
(provide 'find-dired)
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