Re: srcseek

From: Ryan Watkins (
Date: 11/17/95 writes:

> actually I have been on one server that does not accept wildcards in
> this fashion soo basicly your stuck with the Long method mentioned
> in a previous mail

The expansion of the * is a function of the shell, not the "server".
Compile a reasonable shell that can deal with "*.c *.h" and your back
in business.  If cant get that or a reasonable grep, I'd hazard to
guess you cant compile circle on it either.

> On Thu, 16 Nov 1995, Angus A. Mezick wrote:
> > how about this:
> > grep <string> *.h *.c
> > 
> > it really does work...
> > and if you want line numbers :
> > grep -n ...

and back to our regularly scheduled non-circle discussion ..... 

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