cat fileNames.txt | xargs find . -name
I expect the above command to find the path of every
fileName in fileNames.txt, but this command produces no
Note also, that you should probably add the
The answers so far have a hard time with filenames containing space, ' or ":
If the files are made by users, you will experience funny named files. If you have GNU Parallel installed you can do:
Watch the intro video to learn more about GNU Parallel: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OpaiGYxkSuQ
GNU Parallel can be downloaded at ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/parallel/ and has been reported to be working under Cygwin.