[linux-elitists] Local Mountain View. 802.11b coffeehouse.

Seth David Schoen schoen@loyalty.org
Thu May 24 17:46:31 PDT 2001


Aaron Lehmann writes:

> On Thu, May 24, 2001 at 03:57:20PM -0700, Rick Moen wrote:
> > Cheers,           find / -user your -name base - print | xargs chown us:us
>                                                   ^
> 
> That space will cause a syntax error.

Not that I have anything against xargs, but you can also

find / -user your -name base -exec chown us:us '{}' ';'

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