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    SubjectRe: Directory name problem...
    Tim Smith writes:
    :>> % Q> #!/bin/sh
    :>> % Q> XYZZY="`find / -name core`"
    :>> % Q> for LOOP in `find $XYZZY | sort -ru` ; do
    :>> % Q> rm -fr $LOOP
    :>> % Q> done
    :>
    :>You know, interesting things will happen when he runs that script
    :>and there are *not* any files named core around...

    Nothing interesting happena as
    rm -rf
    as itself does nothing and won't give any error message.


    Juha
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