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  1. Aug 2020
    1. The easiest way to do what the original poster wants is to change the delimiter from any whitespace to just the end-of-line character like this: find whatever ... | xargs -d "\n" cp -t /var/tmp
    2. Speed example -- over 829 files, the "find -exec" method took 26 seconds while the "find -print0 | xargs --null" method tool 0.7 seconds. Significant difference.
  2. Apr 2020