Re: Spaces in filenames [was: Has a Debian developer ever unintentionally wiped out user files like Apple?]
Ari Makela <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> a) -print0 and -0 are not portable(1)
I know. However there are at least two free implementations which
have the right options. I see this as a problem only for users of the
(mostly or entirely) non-free operating systems which lack them, and
not a very serious one at that.
> b) they are far too often omitted even when they are available
That's a bug in the scripts that fail to use them.