find only directory names in Linux

find / -name 'thedirectorytofind' -type d

That's all there is to it and now you don't have to get a listing of all the files along with it.

Another cleaner solution that supports wildcards is the following

find prep-*/dvd-slideshow_temp*/ -type d
 


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