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xargs aborts on 255

From: Frank Henigman
Subject: xargs aborts on 255
Date: Fri, 20 Jun 2003 21:26:31 -0700
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I discovered by accident that xargs aborts when a command it runs
exits with status 255.  I could not find documentation of that
behavior.  May I suggest that the behavior be documented and an
option be added to disable it?  Thank you.

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