Could ARG_MAX be increased?
doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Fri Sep 24 06:47:22 PDT 2004
On Fri, 24 Sep 2004 04:16, Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
> find . -type f | \
> while read line ;do
> # Do something with $line
> This and xargs -0 for the cases where filenames can contain whitespace
> works like a charm anywhere, anytime...
It's only a pitty that you can have newlines in filenames :)
Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
for Genesis Software - http://www.gsoft.com.au
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