[Haskell-cafe] Search a directory for files

Eitan Goldshtrom thesourceofx at gmail.com
Sat Dec 19 22:06:27 EST 2009

This looks like exactly what I was looking for. I feel silly for not 
finding it myself. =P


Gregory Crosswhite wrote:
> Look in System.Directory;  specifically, getDirectoryContents should do what you want.  You might also check out the FileManip package, which provides some convenient functionality for finding all files which match a particular pattern.
> Cheers,
> Greg
> On Dec 19, 2009, at 6:40 PM, Eitan Goldshtrom wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm trying to make a program to make it easy to rename files in bulk. What I'm wondering is how to get a list of all files in a particular directory. I found System.Posix.Files and I'm planning on using the rename function in it for actually renaming, but I can't find an easy way to get all filenames in a particular directory. Does anyone know how to do it?
>> -Eitan
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