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Re: bin/37666: xargs: Argument list too long
The following reply was made to PR bin/37666; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Aleksey Cheusov <cheusov%tut.by@localhost>
Cc: gnats-admin%netbsd.org@localhost, netbsd-bugs%netbsd.org@localhost
Subject: Re: bin/37666: xargs: Argument list too long
Date: Mon, 07 Jan 2008 11:41:51 +0200
> On Wed, 02 Jan 2008, cheusov%tut.by@localhost wrote:
>> xargs: cat: Argument list too long
> xargs(1) in NetBSD-current takes the environment into account when
> working out how many args it may pass, but xargs(1) in netbsd-4 and
> earlier do not. I believe that this is the cause of the problem you
date: 2007/04/18 15:56:07; author: christos; state: Exp; lines: +461 -194
Bring in xargs from FreeBSD to gain -I, -J etc. but keep our GNU compatible
> Please try the appended patch.
Now it works fine. Thank you.
What about porting this fix no earlier NetBSD releases?
Best regards, Aleksey Cheusov.
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