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search for string in php files

Rahul Sehrawat
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Last Modified: 2015-11-11
Hi,

I am looking for php function which would search for a string(s) in all the PHP files in a specific directory (including subdirectories). If possible, If I can exclude the specific folder while searching. I would want the list of all files using specified string(s).

Any help / lead will be appreciated.

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