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Re: grep 2.0d

From: Stepan Kasal
Subject: Re: grep 2.0d
Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2005 12:50:58 +0100
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  thank you for taking care to report the bug.

> > grep 2.0d doesn't properly support multi-line strings.

GNU grep in not able to search for multiline strings and there are no plans
to enhance it this way, sorry.  Perhaps GNU awk (gawk), GNU sed, or a more
general programming language with regex support (perl, ruby, python, PHP)
could help you.

BTW: your version is very old, find a newer version on a Windows port
of gnu utilities.  The following URLs could help you:


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Have a nice day,
        Stepan Kasal

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