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Re: Finding files not present (challenge to your intelligence)

On Mar 28, Kai Grossjohann wrote
: >>>>> Eloy A Paris writes:
:   Eloy> I was given a text file containing one file name (no full path
:   Eloy> name) per line. My task consists of searching the entire
:   Eloy> filesystem and generate a list of the files that are NOT
:   Eloy> present.
: updatedb generates a database of all file names on the system.  (It
: only runs for a few minutes for my system.)

Not of all files.  Of files searchable by `nobody.nogroup'.

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