possible problem with "find . -name blah -o -name blah2"

mlist@bogusville.us mlist@bogusville.us
Wed Aug 20 20:58:00 GMT 2014


using CYGWIN_NT-6.1, bash 4.1.11(2) and find 4.5.12, the following returns
immediately

   find . -name \*.cs -o -name \*.h -o -name \*.cpp -exec ls {} \;

pick your favorite for 'ls'

this works as expected

   find . -name \*.cs -o -name \*.h -o -name \*.cpp

it's probably not a horrible problem but i thought i'd report it.

   bo

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