bugfindutils - Bugs: bug #18715, <space> (or <tab>)...


bug #18715: <space> (or <tab>) followed by <NL> combined with xargs -l

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Sat 06 Jan 2007 09:06:22 PM UTC  
Category:  xargs Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  Wrong result Status:  Invalid
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  James Youngman <jay>
Originator Name:  Stephane Chazelas Originator Email:  -email is unavailable-
Open/Closed:  Closed Release:  4.2.29
Fixed Release:  None

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Sat 24 Feb 2007 10:32:47 AM UTC, comment #1: 

Trailing blanks signify a line continuation with -L.  Therefore I believe that the current behaviour is correct.

James Youngman <jay>
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Sat 06 Jan 2007 09:06:22 PM UTC, original submission:  

$ printf 'a \nfoo' | xargs -l1
a foo

Should output the same as:

$ printf 'a\nfoo' | xargs -l1

That is:




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