Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/usr.bin/find
To: Perry E. Metzger <>
From: SODA Noriyuki <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 02/08/2007 16:34:36
>>>>> On Wed, 07 Feb 2007 12:49:33 -0500,
      "Perry E. Metzger" <> said:

>> The problem is that the -delete option is somewhat different from
>> what you expect from the -rm option.

> What do you think of as the difference?

For example, "find /usr/src -rm" just doesn't work.

>> Maybe that's the reason FreeBSD chose different option name.

> I spoke to some people from FreeBSD and suggested they adopt -rm as an
> alias -- they thought it was a good idea.

But they haven't added the option yet.
That means they decided that that is actually bad idea, doesn't it?
If not, why haven't they added the -rm option yet?