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Re: [Clamav-users] Anything major going on with the

From: Stephen Gran <steve_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Aug 13 2007 - 18:26:48 GMT
To: clamav-users <clamav-users@lists.clamav.net>


On Fri, Aug 10, 2007 at 05:16:38PM -0400, Marshall Dudley said:
> /tmp/clamav-ec6d3e4e4e253eaf directory and filled it up. To make
> matters worse, I had a difficult time deleting them to get the system
> back up because when I tried to do a "rm *" it reported that the file
> list was too long, so I had to delete them a few at a time.

On Fri, Aug 10, 2007 at 10:19:27PM -0700, Dennis Peterson said:
> Try:
> rm *[a-m];rm *[n-z];rm *[0-9]

On Sat, Aug 11, 2007 at 11:09:20AM +0100, G.W. Haywood said:
> man xargs

On Mon, Aug 13, 2007 at 08:10:08AM -0700, Ken Sandberg said:
> Try "ls | xargs rm"

On Mon, Aug 13, 2007 at 11:29:55AM -0400, David F. Skoll said:
> find . -type f -print0 | xargs -0 rm

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