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Ack is designed as a standalone (one perl file) replacement for 99% of the uses of grep.


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  1. 15

    ripgrep combines the usability of The Silver Searcher with the raw speed of grep.

  2. 11

    grep is a command-line utility for searching plain-text data sets for lines matching a regular...

  3. A code searching tool similar to ack, with a focus on speed.

  4. 10

    The awk utility interprets a special-purpose programming language that makes it possible to handle...

  5. mawk is an interpreter for the AWK Programming Language.

  6. AstroGrep is A Microsoft Windows GUI File Searching (grep) utility.

  7. Performs a global regular expression search and replace operation on each line of ASCII input from...

  8. GNU datamash is command-line program which performs simple calculation (e.g.

  9. grepWin is a simple search and replace tool which can use PCRE regular expressions to search for...

  10. Agent Ransack is a tool for finding files and information on your hard drive fast and efficiently.

  11. dnGrep allows you to search across files with easy-to-read results.

  12. Manage all your cryptocurrencies in one place

  13. UniversalCodeGrep (ucg) is an extremely fast grep-like tool specialized for searching large bodies...

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