[Israel.pm] On ack and GNU grep

Gabor Szabo szabgab at gmail.com
Mon Aug 20 01:57:33 PDT 2007


On 8/20/07, Mikhael Goikhman <migo at homemail.com> wrote:
> I try to come with good use cases where it's a more right tool than grep
> and I can't.

I see nothing will convince you (not that I need to do so) but consider this:

ack is 20% shorter to type than grep !  ;-)

Gabor



More information about the Perl mailing list