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catfish ā€” File searching tool which is configurable via the command line

Description

Catfish is a handy file searching tool for Linux and UNIX. The interface is intentionally lightweight and simple, using only Gtk+3. You can configure it to your needs by using several command line options.

Synopsis

catfish [options] path query

Options

--version

show program's version number and exit

-h, --help

show this help message and exit

-v, --verbose

Show debug messages (-vv debugs catfish_lib also)

--large-icons

Use large icons

--thumbnails

Use thumbnails

--iso-time

Display time in ISO format

--exact

Perform exact match

--hidden

Include hidden files

--fulltext

Perform fulltext search

--start

If path and query are provided, start searching when the application is displayed.

Referenced By

The man page catfish-py3(1) is an alias of catfish(1).

March 2016 catfish 1.4.2 User Commands