[CentOS] The directory that I am trying to clean up is huge

Kevin Krieser k_krieser at sbcglobal.net
Sat Jan 23 13:22:49 UTC 2010

> find on CentOS 5.4 supports
> find <path> -exec {} +;
> which avoids the negative effect of spawning new subprocesses when using
> "-exec {} \;"
> find on CentOS 4.8 does not support that.

I'll have to give that a try sometime.  A person gets used to a subset of a command, and doesn't necessarily look for new options being added.

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