GNU GREP and RIPGREP

The search is on

by Sundeep Agarwal

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Book Description

The book heavily leans on examples to present features of grep as well as regular expressions one by one. It is recommended that you manually type each example and experiment with them. Understanding both the nature of sample input string and the output produced is essential.

You should have prior experience working with command line and bash shell, should know concepts like file redirection, command pipeline and so on.

Exercises are also included to test your understanding.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-SA). You can download GNU GREP and RIPGREP ebook for free in PDF format (0.8 MB).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
Introduction
 
Chapter 2
Frequently used options
 
Chapter 3
BRE/ERE Regular Expressions
 
Chapter 4
Context matching
 
Chapter 5
Recursive search
 
Chapter 6
Miscellaneous options
 
Chapter 7
Perl Compatible Regular Expressions
 
Chapter 8
Gotchas and Tricks
 
Chapter 9
ripgrep
 

Book Details

Publisher
Self-publishing
Published
2020
Pages
111
Edition
1
Language
English
PDF Size
0.8 MB
License
CC BY-NC-SA

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