grep refusing to descend into directories on Win95

Charles Hixson charleshixsn@earthlink.net
Thu Dec 6 07:07:00 GMT 2001


Gerrit P. Haase wrote:

> Hallo Charles,
> 
> Am 2001-12-05 um 20:19 schriebst du:
> 
> 
>>grep has been refusing to descend into directories on my Win95 
>>
> [...]
> 
>>Any suggestions?
>>
> 
> I have a version of rgrep which acts a little friendlier here:
> http://familiehaase.de/cygwin.html,  (look for rgrep-1.6.tar.bz2)
> There is also the manpage online.
> 
> The rgrep package is about 30kb (sources and binaries included).
> Just unpack it somewhere (it creates its own subdirectory), and
> move the binary where you want it to live.
> 
> Ciao,
> 
> Gerrit P. Haase                            mailto:gp@familiehaase.de
> 

Thanks.  I'll check it out.  I do note, however, that you say 
that this has only been tested on WinNT.  Presumably the 
standard grep also would work on NT.


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