[CentOS] ls and rm: "argument list too long"

Jussi Hirvi greenspot at greenspot.fi
Fri Oct 17 10:33:58 UTC 2008


Lawrence Guirre (lawrence.guirre at gmail.com) kirjoitteli (17.10.2008 12:55):
> piping ls to xargs should do the trick. man xargs for details.

Ok, thanks for ideas, Laurent and Lawrence.

A strange limitation in ls and rm, though. My friend said he hasn't seen
that in Fedora. 

- Jussi

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