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Old 11-25-2004, 12:22 AM   #1
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copying a list of files

I'm trying to copy a list a files, stored in a text file, to another directory. Any ideas?
Old 11-25-2004, 12:29 AM   #2
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I got it. It appears the command I was using didn't like have Windows style newlines. I had to switch the text editor to use Unix style newlines.
The command I used is:
cpio -p directory < listOfFiles
Old 11-25-2004, 09:23 AM   #3
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you could just try ls > newFile.txt


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