#cli #find

app findrs

a simpler and faster find util

3 unstable releases

Uses old Rust 2015

0.3.1 Oct 12, 2023
0.3.0 Oct 12, 2023
0.2.2 Aug 9, 2023

#469 in Command line utilities

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MIT license

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like linux find, but faster and simpler

wanted to try to make a cli with rust, so i 'remade' find


  • with cargo: cargo install findrs


  • rsfind [OPTIONS] <path>, path is the root path you would like to search within
  • -e, --extension <EXT>: search for files of a specific extension
  • --hidden: extend search to hidden directories
  • --empty: search for empty directories
  • --fuzzy: do a fuzzy find. shows 10 most similar results
  • -f, --file <FILE>: file or directory to search for
  • -V, --version: show version info
  • -h, --help: show help info

performance vs find


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