ye ol xargs unterminated quote error, thought it was gone?

Ken Hawkins ken at
Fri Feb 11 20:38:24 GMT 2005

when I use the usual:

find . -type f -print | xargs grep -sl foobar

i get;

xargs unterminated quote error and have to use:

find . -type f -print | sed 's/^\(.*\)$//'\1'/' | xargs grep -sl foobar

to quote the output from find. anyone know a more elegant solution?



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