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Re: gid doc?

From: Kai Großjohann
Subject: Re: gid doc?
Date: Tue, 06 May 2003 18:56:59 +0200
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address@hidden writes:

> 4) Built ID database (from kernel source root dir):
>    find . -name "*.[chyCHY]" | xargs mkid

xargs reads some file names from stdin, invokes mkid with them, then
reads more file names, invokes mkid again.  So what will happen is

mkid file1 ... file100
mkid file101 ... file200
mkid file201 file202 file203

This is assuming that xargs reads chunks of 100 file names each and
there are 203 files.

Does mkid overwrite its database on each call?
file-error; Data: (Opening input file no such file or directory ~/.signature)

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