Sum size of files returned from FIND

(echo 0; find [args...] -printf '%s +\n'; echo p) | dc
Just an alternative. Here the output of the subshell statement is a complete script for dc so you can save it, manipulate it with some other tool or just debug it with less.

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By: wipu
2011-08-17 07:49:55

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really extremly fast!
McSolaar · 90 weeks and 2 days ago

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