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Hello,

I use this:
       grep myscript.cgi * -R

to find ALL files in a directory / subdirectories that contain specific text.  It displays the
filename AND the line containing the text.

I JUST want it to display the filename ONLY.

Thanks!
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by:Kerem ERSOY
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Hi,

I guess

grep -H -R myscript.cgi * | cut -f1 -d:

will do.
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Kerem ERSOY earned 2000 total points
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in fact grep with -l switch will do it too :) so.

grep -l -R myscript.cgi *

-l (Lima not India)
 
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