[Rpm-maint] [rpm-software-management/rpm] Use newline as a delimiter to avoid xargs messing up file names with … (#765)

Panu Matilainen notifications at github.com
Wed Jun 26 07:41:03 UTC 2019

It does fix the case of quotes, but technically a newline is a legitimate character in file names too, even if even very rare. Why not use -print0 / -0 which eliminates the problem once and for all? Even xargs manual suggests that:
>        --delimiter=delim, -d delim
>              [...]
>              You  can  use this option when the input consists of
>              simply newline-separated items, although  it  is  almost  always
>              better to design your program to use --null where this is possible.

Even "file" supports the null-terminated string syntax, for a reason.

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