Recursion with grep?
fran at natserv.net
Mon Nov 17 09:27:42 PST 2003
On Thu, 13 Nov 2003, parv wrote:
> in message <20031113223951.X85161 at zoraida.natserv.net>,
> wrote Francisco J Reyes thusly...
> > Do we want something like:
> > grep -r <string> *.c
> I do not know about anybody else, i myself like to keep the current
> behaviour for -r option.
Several people have expressed a simmilar sentiment, but I don't quite
As it stands grep can't recurse and search only certain files. I can only
imagine how many time this probably has shown up on this and many other
After all if you can do
grep <some text> *.c
The logical thing is to expect the following to work
grep -r <some text> *.c
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