Robert Harley wrote:
> Stephen D. Williams (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> >command line grep balks at the large number of separate files.
This is the second message that mis-attributes this to me... Watch the
I've used xargs just about every day since playing with Version 7 Unix
on the Perkin Elmer in 1985 ;-). Of course Linux supports a massive
command line that limits the need.
> And on the seventh day He created xargs (contrary to popular belief),
> and some time later O'Reilly put an article about it in their Power
> Tools section:
> .-. Robert.Harley@polytechnique.org .-.
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> `-' http://www.xent.com/~harley/Top.html `-'
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