troubleshooting Question

what is the syntax to get the count of 2 or more strings..

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BILL CarlisleFlag for United States of America asked on
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Hi,
I want to grep a file for 2 or more strings and get a count back.

for one string I have this..
RETVAL=`egrep -c '(PLS)-' ${my_file}`

what is the syntax to get the count of 2 or more strings..

if my file has any of these strings return the count
file name = "my_file"
strings="PLS" and "ORA" and "ERR"

Thx, Bill
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