Search Files by DaveChild
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Searching for and inside files in linux.
This content, Search Files, was created on 27th October, 2011 and was last updated on 15th April, 2014.
Search Files appears on:
|grep pattern files||Search for pattern in files|
|grep -i||Case insensitive search|
|grep -r||Recursive search|
|grep -v||Inverted search|
|grep -o||Show matched part of file only|
|find /dir/ -name name*||Find files starting with name in dir|
|find /dir/ -user name||Find files owned by name in dir|
|find /dir/ -mmin num||Find files modifed less than num minutes ago in dir|
|whereis command||Find binary / source / manual for command|
|locate file||Find file (quick search of system index)|