[Israel.pm] On ack and GNU grep

Mikhael Goikhman migo at homemail.com
Mon Aug 20 02:36:12 PDT 2007

On 20 Aug 2007 11:35:17 +0300, Gabor Szabo wrote:
> and the fact that I don't need to | grep -v .svn

alias ack="grep --exclude '*.svn-base' --exclude '*~' -Pr --color=always"

or write "function ack {}" replacing "." with "ls * | grep -v blib"
or similar.

In fact I have an individual grep wrapper for each project tree, because
each project usually has its own rcs/auto-generated areas to be avoided.


perl -e 'print+chr(64+hex)for+split//,d9b815c07f9b8d1e'

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