find . -name *.rb
doesn't work on my ubuntu
I have to do
find . -name "*.rb"
to get it to work.
Why is that?
If you have a file in the current directory ending with
It gets even worse if you've multiple files in the current directory (say, "foo.rb" and "bar.rb"). Then the command becomes
To prevent the shell from expaning the glob pattern
Wildcards, Quotes, Back Quotes and Apostrophes in shell commands ( * ?  " ` ') http://www.codecoffee.com/tipsforlinux/articles/26-2.html I goggled it lol