A little help with Grep

January 14, 2011 | 1 Comment

I was triggered by this post on ReadWriteWeb to write a small bash script to make it easy for me to use grep to look for a pattern in my source code. The post on ReadWriteWeb points to the -i -r -E -n -C –colors options to make grep recursively and case insensitively search for […]

Before you jump and get a real Search Engine for your website, you might try the MySQL full text search feature. It is incredibly easy to set up. All you need to do is setup the table and fields to be searchable as full text with the following command: 1ALTER TABLE Table_Name ADD FULLTEXT(field1, field2); […]

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    photo of Samantha Halfon Samantha Halfon
    Software Engineer
    blueKiwi software
    Paris, France
    I enjoy playing with my computer(s), listening to Bob Dylan (and related artists) and watching movies (especially if they were directed by Martin Scorsese or John Cassavetes). Sometimes, I play a little guitar... If not doing any of the above, I am either riding a small red bike around Paris, or, making videos. About my videomaking please check out World Wide Angle and its blog.