TechWhirl (TECHWR-L) is a resource for technical writing and technical communications professionals of all experience levels and in all industries to share their experiences and acquire information.
For two decades, technical communicators have turned to TechWhirl to ask and answer questions about the always-changing world of technical communications, such as tools, skills, career paths, methodologies, and emerging industries. The TechWhirl Archives and magazine, created for, by and about technical writers, offer a wealth of knowledge to everyone with an interest in any aspect of technical communications.
Its really a great all around tool for
working with text files. I think
its only available for Windows tho.
Pete (pkleczka -at- yahoo -dot- com)
--- Steve Goldberg <steveg -at- raqia -dot- com> wrote:
> We have a huge ASCII text file against which we
> would like to do
> searches to find matching strings in the text. Once
> we match a
> particular text string we would like to be able to
> determine on what
> line number or page number that string is located.
> Does anyone know of a way to do this? In Word, of
> course, it's simple,
> but that formatting is lost when the file is saved
> as plain text.
> Thanks in advance,
Do You Yahoo!?
Send FREE Valentine eCards with Yahoo! Greetings! http://greetings.yahoo.com
Did you know you can get RoboHelp certified?
To learn how, visit http://www.ehelp.com/techwr. Be sure to also check out
our special pricing offers and promotions for RoboHelp 2002.
You are currently subscribed to techwr-l as: archive -at- raycomm -dot- com
To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-techwr-l-obscured -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com
Send administrative questions to ejray -at- raycomm -dot- com -dot- Visit http://www.raycomm.com/techwhirl/ for more resources and info.