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When I run

find . -name "*.html" | xargs hunspell

hunspell displays the first file with an spelling error, but won't accept input. I have to ctrl-c to kill it. What causes this?

Is there a way to run hunspell across a list of files in a directory tree?

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up vote 2 down vote accepted

Try this:

find . -name "*.html" -exec hunspell '{}' \;

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That does the trick, thanks. – Don Branson Apr 3 '12 at 16:23

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