[Bash] Find and Remove Files in One Line of Command

Use find command to find all files with specific name and delete them in one line of command.


Find all files with the name WS_FTP.LOG in content/extra directory, and remove them at the same time.


$ find content/extra/ -name "WS_FTP.LOG" | xargs rm

Tested on: Ubuntu Linux 16.04, find (GNU findutils) 4.7.0-git



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