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rm filenames with spaces

Terminal - rm filenames with spaces
find /Users/jpn/.ievms/ -type f -print0| xargs -0 du -sh
2013-10-16 09:54:19
Functions: du find xargs
rm filenames with spaces

When you do a ls -1 | xargs rm it wouldn't workd because those files have spaces. So you must use

find -print0 and xargs -0


There is 1 alternative - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
find garbage/ -type f -delete
2013-10-21 23:26:51
User: pdxdoughnut
Functions: find

I _think_ you were trying to delete files whether or not they had spaces. This would do that. You should probably be more specific though.

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Comment by flatcap 110 weeks ago

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