[Cialug] Find Files with String

Dave Weis djweis at internetsolver.com
Fri Dec 11 10:46:59 CST 2009

find . -exec grep -H string {} \;

Todd Walton wrote:
> Can anyone suggest a bash one liner to find all text files that have a
> certain string in them and print the names?
> I've been playing around with 'for-do-done', but I'm wondering now if
> maybe 'find' might be better.
> --
> Todd
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