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delete-suffix.r

REBOL [ Title: "Delete Files by Suffix" Date: 7-Jul-2000 File: %delete-suffix.r Author: "Reburu" Purpose: { Delete files based on their suffixes. Can also delete deeply through all subdirectories. } Note: "Press ESCAPE to break out at the prompt." library: [ level: 'intermediate platform: none type: 'tool domain: 'file-handling tested-under: none support: none license: none see-also: none ] ] delete-suffix: func [ "Delete files deeply by suffix." dir-name "Starting directory" suffixes "Block of suffixes or none" /deep "Delete into subdirectories" /sure "Do not verify the deletion" ][ if dir? dir-name [ dir-name: dirize dir-name ;print ["Inspecting:" dir-name] foreach file read dir-name [ either dir? dir-name/:file [ if deep [ either sure [ delete-suffix/deep/sure dir-name/:file suffixes ][ delete-suffix/deep dir-name/:file suffixes ] ] ][ if any [not suffixes find suffixes find/last file "."] [ if any [ sure confirm ["Delete" dir-name/:file "? "] ][ print ["Deleting:" dir-name/:file] delete dir-name/:file ] ] ] ] ] ] ;Examples: ;delete-suffix %. none ; delete all files ;delete-suffix/deep %. [%.jpg %.gif %.bmp] ; delete image files ;delete-suffix/deep %msvc [%.sbr %.obj %.pdb %.ilk %.pch %.bsc %.idb] delete-suffix/deep/sure %. [%.err] ; delete all error files for sure
halt ;; to terminate script if DO'ne from webpage