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Re: extended find??

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  • Culley Harrelson
    Ive been using the grep that comes with gnuwin32: http://sourceforge.net/projects/gnuwin32 seems to work fine... ... Or get Ron Aaron s versions, known to work
    Message 1 of 6 , Nov 30, 2001
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      Ive been using the grep that comes with gnuwin32:

      http://sourceforge.net/projects/gnuwin32

      seems to work fine...


      >>> benji@... 11/29/01 08:40PM >>>
      Andrew Stryker wrote:
      >
      > Jonah <jgoldstein@...> wrote on 2001-Nov-29:
      > > does vim have any extended find capabilities?
      > > something to search for a string in an entire directory,
      > > that would return a list of files in which that
      > > string occurs?
      > >
      > > thanks,
      > > jonah
      >
      > Why not
      >
      > grep 'foo' *
      >
      > ? Vim can interface with the output of grep. See
      >
      > :help grep
      >
      > for details.
      >
      > Perhaps you are on Windows? Check out http://www.cygnus.com/ for
      > using Unix utilities on Windows.

      Or get Ron Aaron's versions, known to work well with vim on Win32:
      http://vim.sourceforge.net/tips/tip.php?tip_id=128

      --Benji Fisher
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