How to Write grep in Emacs Lisp (tutorial)

Alexander Gattin xrgtn at
Fri Feb 11 05:06:17 EST 2011


On Tue, Feb 08, 2011 at 05:32:05PM +0000, Icarus
Sparry wrote:
> The key thing which makes this 'modern' is the
> '+' at the end of the command, rather than '\;'.
> This causes find to execute the grep once per
> group of files, rather than once per file.

many thanks to you, man!

I'm surprised to find out that this works on HP-UX
B.11.31 and SunOS 5.9 (but not on HP Tru64 UNIX

With best regards,

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