On 6/10/06, bill thater <shrekdba@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
find is your friend.;-) and just what's wrong with -exec anyway? it was hard to write, it should be hard to understand.;-)
It isn't the syntax that prevents me from using it.
It is the absymal performance. -exec forks a shell for every line output by find. It is incredibly slow.
-- Jared Still Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist