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Old 08-22-2011, 01:03 AM   #1
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how can I find all the files in different folds which contains a word?

what can I do?
Old 08-22-2011, 01:07 AM   #2
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What about google ?

This time I did it for you... (check this)
Old 08-22-2011, 02:41 AM   #3
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midnight commander AKA "mc" will also do it for you
command > find file
mc is a CLI program so you have to run it from a some kind of terminal
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I am just using PERL File::Util to get out all files and directories .
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Old 08-22-2011, 06:24 AM   #5
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grep -R
Old 08-22-2011, 07:08 AM   #6
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grep -rl "text-to-search-for" /path/to/files
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use feature ':5.10';
use warnings;
use strict;

use File::Util;

my($f) = File::Util->new();
my(@dirs_and_files) = $f->list_dir('/home/mei/Downloads/core.samples.v0.1b6/effo','--recurse');

foreach(@dirs_and_files) {
my($myfile) = $_;
open(my $fh, '<', $myfile) or continue;
if($_ =~ m/__GNUC__/){
say $myfile;

a simple solution.
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