find -- search for files in a directory hierarchy


find shall behave as specified in ISO POSIX (2003), but with differences as listed below.


Pattern Matching

Some elements of the Pattern Matching Notation are optional; see Internationalization and Pattern Matching Notation.

Option and Operand Handling

Options and operands to find shall behave as described in ISO POSIX (2003), except as follows:


need not be supported


need not be supported

-exec ... +

argument aggregation need not be supported

Rationale: The -H and -L options are only supported in the most recent versions of find, as is argument aggregation. When this verion of find becomes widely adopted, these limitations will be removed.