[CentOS] find

Akemi Yagi amyagi at gmail.com
Fri Oct 3 14:27:14 UTC 2008


On Fri, Oct 3, 2008 at 7:24 AM, Akemi Yagi <amyagi at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 3, 2008 at 6:54 AM, Bo Lynch <blynch at ameliaschools.com> wrote:
>>
>> I would recommend taking a look at grep. THere are many ways you can use it.
>
> One such example is:
>
> find . -type f -exec grep -il !* {} \;  -exec grep -i !* {} \; -exec echo \;
>
> alias it to, say, findword and run:  findword <text>

Sorry, I missed the "!" in the above paste:

find . -type f -exec grep -il \!* {} \;  -exec grep -i \!* {} \; -exec echo \;


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