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catfish — 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

catfish-py3(1) is an alias of catfish(1).

March 2016 catfish 1.4.2 User Commands