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Re: Bug found

From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: Bug found
Date: Tue, 7 Nov 2000 15:06:29 -0500

> Hallo!
> I see following problem:
>  find . -name x | xargs cd
>       doesn't change to the found directory
>       find works, cd $1 works also -> so that seems to be a bug?

It probably does change to the directory, but does so in a subshell.  This
assumes that you have a `cd' executable on disk somewhere.

``The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne.'' - Chaucer
( ``Discere est Dolere'' -- chet)

Chet Ramey, CWRU    address@hidden    http://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/~chet/

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