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Re: searching inside files with find, cat and grep as a oneliner ...

Albretch Mueller <lbrtchx@gmail.com> wrote:

>  I need to:
> ~
>  search for files using a pattern (say all files with a certain extension)
> ~
>  then search inside each of the found files for a word or regexp pattern
> ~
>  You could do this using find, cat and grep in a script, but I was
> wondering about how could you do it with a oneliner

Look down to "How to find a string in a selection of files".

Look down to "Search for a string"

But the newer style is to pipe find into xargs:


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