Add a file in a folder with bash

I have figured out how to remove bad files in my folders but I am wanting to know how to add certain named files to that folder.

I want to add something like address.xml

I have this and can remove the bad files.

    for addxml in $(find $DIRECTORY/$directoryname -name address.xml); do
    rm -v $addxml

I am trying to learn how later down the code I can add a file from another folder no where near the folders that are being edited.


I would suggest checking out cp (to copy files/directories) or mv (to move files/directories)

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