Could ARG_MAX be increased?
dickey at radix.net
Fri Sep 24 07:40:08 PDT 2004
On Fri, Sep 24, 2004 at 11:15:23PM +0930, Daniel O'Connor wrote:
> On Fri, 24 Sep 2004 04:16, Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
> > find . -type f | \
> > while read line ;do
> > # Do something with $line
> > done
> > 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 :)
> (Rare though)
for something like that I'd do the renaming with my directory editor.
Thomas E. Dickey
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