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Catfish File Search


Catfish is a handy file searching tool for linux and unix. The interface is intentionally lightweight and simple, using only GTK+3. You can configure it to your needs by using several command line options.

You are encouraged to run catfish –help to check out the various command line options.



  • Python 3
  • Gtk 3.22+
  • GLib 2.42+
  • GLib / GObject Python bindings: GdkPixbuf, GLib, GTK 3, Pango, Cairo, Xfconf
  • locate or mlocate

Latest Release

1.4.13 (202020115)

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