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Should --files-from/-x accept NUL-separated filenames? #191

hoelzro opened this Issue Jan 6, 2013 · 1 comment


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hoelzro commented Jan 6, 2013

For example, if we want to use ack with find:

find . -type f -print0 | ack -x term

Maybe we should just tell users to leverage xargs in this scenario? If that's the case, we should probably have an FAQ entry for this.


petdance commented Jan 6, 2013

My intent in that case was to have -x0 instead of -x.

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