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From: Tom Tromey <>
To: Mo DeJong <>
Cc: sourcenav <>
Subject: Re: No grep module?
Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2002 15:35:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: Mo DeJong's message of "Fri, 22 Feb 2002 15:52:42 -0800"

>>>>> "Mo" == Mo DeJong <> writes:

Mo> If we do want to add a grep module to support building under
Mo> Windows, then perhaps we need to upgrade to a more recent version
Mo> of GNU grep. I think we removed all the old custom grep hacks that
Mo> we were using, so we should be able to upgrade.

What about hacking S-N to load files and do its own regexp matching,
thus avoiding the need for a separate grep executable?  I think in the
past grep was used for better performance.  Is it really that


  reply	other threads:[~2002-02-23  0:16 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2002-02-22 16:16 Mo DeJong
2002-02-23 15:35 ` Tom Tromey [this message]
2002-02-26  0:55   ` Mo DeJong

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