How to find files modified less than X days ago on Linux, Mac and BSD

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In Linux, Mac and BSD, you can search for all files modified in the last 60 days. Of course, you might as well search for a particular file extension if you know it.

find ~ -name '*.m' -type f -mtime -60
-name "*.m"
You need to enclose in quotes “ “ to avoid the shell expanding the asterisk into a giant list of files. This parameter is optional
-type f
save time by searching only files, not directories (especially helpful the other way around where you want only directories)
-mtime -60
searches for files modified within the last 60 days (not older files)

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