Search for a string inside all files in the current directory

grep -nisI <pattern> * .[!.]*
options: -n line nbrs, -i ignore case, -s no "doesn't exist", -I ignore binary args: * for all files of current dir (not hidden), .[!.]* for all hidden files I don't include by default the -R (recursive) option, which is not always useful. You add it by hand when needed.

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By: lajarre
2013-04-18 14:33:41

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