El día Saturday, November 03, 2007 a las 05:27:06AM -0700, White Hat escribió:

> This is probably a dumb question; however, I never let a little thing like 
> that bother me in the past.
> Using FreeBSD-6.2 and Bash, how do I determine the number of files in a given 
> directory? I have tried all sorts of combinations using different flags with 
> the 'ls' command; however, none of them displays the number of files in the 
> directory.
> Other than, by writing a script to accomplish this feat, how could I achieve 
> my goal?

$ ls | wc -l

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