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I've been a programmer for over two decades. I work in Perl and a big pile of legacy PHP.

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Feb
7
revised Configure ack on a per-directory basis
Fix the name of "ack" in the headline.
Jan
15
revised ag (the_silver_searcher) not searching entire file - does it have an implicit maximum input size?
This question does not relate to ack.
Aug
18
revised Why doesn't --type-set work in ack?
Remove incorrect tag and clarify the title
Aug
11
revised Please explain the ps -aef on rhel
Turned on code mode
Apr
29
revised How do you ack for a file that contains two or more phrases/words?
ack should not be acpitalized.
Dec
12
revised How can I get a list of directories with ack?
Clarify the title
Oct
13
revised Macports install of ack doesn't create correct executable
clarify the title
Aug
25
revised Can I simulate ack by using grep with the right combination of options?
retagged and fixed title