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Re: An appropriate directory search tool?

Richard Owlett wrote:
> I suspect what I want would most likely be what I'm looking for.
> "ls" can search by extension and stay in specified directory.
> It cannot include/exclude keywords.
> My immediate problem involves only a couple dozen files so manual search 
> is feasible.
> Suggestions?

  use and indexing system for text files.  use find for 
file names.

  there are already existing indexing/lookup systems
out there but i'm not looking for them...  that's your
homework.  ;)