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Old 02-11-2014
Yes both of them could reach ARG_MAX limitations. find . -name '*.log' on the other hand would not.

for var in $( ... ) is not a good method by the way with the default IFS, since $( ... ) (command substitution) is subject to field splitting, so file names with spaces would be broken up..

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