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Re: [bug-grep] [patch] getting '--devices=skip' to work

From: Stepan Kasal
Subject: Re: [bug-grep] [patch] getting '--devices=skip' to work
Date: Sat, 20 Nov 2004 17:19:01 +0100
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On Fri, Nov 19, 2004 at 09:55:00AM -0800, Elliott Hughes wrote:
> the trouble with checking-before-doing is that things can change in 
> between. in this case, though, i agree that it looks like the better 
> choice.

well, ``grep --recursive'' is a poor men's ``find | xargs grep'', which
has the same flaw...  And it's not the core of grep's functionality.

I checked in the original Bennos patch.  Thank you Benno.


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