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Date:      Wed, 4 May 2011 01:25:39 -0600
From:      Modulok <>
To:        FreeBSD Questions <>
Subject:   Piping find into tar...
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I've been playing with the find command lately. Is there a way I can pipe the
putput list of files from find, into the tar command to create an archive which
contains the files which find lists? I tried the following, but it didn't work

find -E . '.*\.txt$' -print | tar -cjf result.tgz


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