[Haskell-cafe] Perform a research a la Unix 'find'

Erik Hesselink hesselink at gmail.com
Sun Aug 22 12:03:25 EDT 2010

I've used the FileManip package for this. It works fine for my
purposes. I have no idea what the performance is, though, beyond 'good
enough not to care at the moment'.


On Sun, Aug 22, 2010 at 17:32, Yves Parès <limestrael at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I would like to recode in Haskell a piece of bash program that uses find.
> The advantage of find is that it is quite easy to use and fast.
> Is there a package that let us access to find-like functionnalities, with
> similar performances? Or at least some C functions that could be used
> through the FFI?
> (I would like to avoid to recur through directories and match files myself,
> I tried it and the search lasts for ages).
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