← User:Gregor/FindThings You do not have permission to edit this page, for the following reason: The action you have requested is limited to users in one of the groups: Users, Administrators, trusted, KDEDevelopers. You can view and copy the source of this page. = Find Things = How to find things under Linux. == Find files by filename == Case-insensitive example: find . -type f -iname "*hello*" Finds "Hello, hello, Thello, Thelloman, HELLO, hELLO, ..." Case-sensitive example: find . -type f -name "*Hello*" Finds "Hello, THello, THelloman, ..." (http://stackoverflow.com/questions/13131048/linux-find-file-names-with-given-string) == Find files by content and filename == === grep === Normally, one would use the standard tool grep, but ack is better in some ways. === ack === Case-insensitive example: ack -i kmoretools Install: sudo zypper install ack Website: http://beyondgrep.com/ === ag === Case-insensitive example: ack -i kmoretools Install: sudo zypper install the_silver_searcher Website: https://github.com/ggreer/the_silver_searcher Return to User:Gregor/FindThings. Retrieved from "https://userbase.kde.org/User:Gregor/FindThings"