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Old 01-07-2005, 10:46 AM   #1
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Grep Help


Believe it or not, I have been using linux for a couple years and have never used Grep before. So, I am really unfamiliar.

Ok, I need to find the total lines of code in a directory and sub-directories

/var/www/html/

but, I also have .gif's and other types of media along with the php.

So far I have
grep -r -i -c [abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz1234567890{}] /var/www/html

Which give me a rough estimate, but I know there has to be a way to do it a.) easier and b.) more accurately.

Thanks in advance.
 
Old 01-07-2005, 11:03 AM   #2
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Ironically, no grep required. I think this would do.
Code:
find -type f -iregex .*\.php$ -exec cat {} \; | wc
 
Old 01-07-2005, 11:12 AM   #3
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Also try ...
cat *.php | sort | wc -l
 
Old 01-07-2005, 12:38 PM   #4
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thanks alot,I knew there was something I was missging.
 
  


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