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Linux, finding files that contain a string

Posted on 2014-03-26
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From a directory structure like the following

    /first/second/third

I want to go to /first

and then find all files that contain the word 'TEST.TEST'

What command would I use to do this.  Could someone please post an example?
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Finished you Computer Security class?  :-)

The standard UNIX/Linux command for retrieving files in a directory tree is "find".  The man page will show its use.  It can run commands on the files it finds, so your usual text search command should be fine.
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