how to get names of files in folder

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    how to get names of files in folder

    Anyone knows an algorithm or a functon that would read content of specified foldel..I just need to get the names of files in folder

    Thanks in advance

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    If you are running windows, check out msdn

    Using FindFirstFile and FindNextFile with wildcards would probably work.
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    Thanks for help JaWiB , but I'm running Linux.

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