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/bin/rm: Argument list too long.

Guess rm cant handle more than 1024 arguments

Workaround

Filename with no spaces 
find . -name '*.aud' | xargs rm 
Filename with spaces 
find . -name '*.aud' -print0 | xargs -0 rm
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