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Re: Why can't I use xargs emacs?

From: Adam Funk
Subject: Re: Why can't I use xargs emacs?
Date: Wed, 03 Feb 2010 14:21:19 +0000
User-agent: slrn/pre1.0.0-16/mm/ao (Ubuntu Intrepid)

On 2010-02-03, Thierry Volpiatto wrote:

> Why not a simple:
> emacs -nw -Q $(find . -name '*.txt')

That works, thanks.  I'd forgotten about the $(...) construction.

> Why do you want to use xargs?

Because that's what I always do (except for this, now) when I want to
find or grep -l some files and fire a command at them all.

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