Re: Looking for an abstract tool

Subject: Re: Looking for an abstract tool
From: Susan W. Gallagher <sgallagher5 -at- cox -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2005 21:22:19 -0500

Have you looked at WinGrep? I think it comes close to doing
what you want - you type in the search string and point it
to the directory and comes up with a list of lines in files
that contain the search string. You double click, it takes
you there, you copy the filename, ...

And they have a free download.

-Sue Gallagher
> From: John Posada <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
> Hi, guys...I'm trying to extract strings of text from code.
> In this case, I'm trying to pulll out any line of code that has .asp
> in it. From there, I can trim it down to only the .asp names in that
> code.
> What I'm looing for, in effect is when I search for the string, it
> should eliminate all the text except for the lines that contain that
> string and comprtess them down to a list of ONLY those lines.


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