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Re^9: Top 10 reasons to start using ack

by diotalevi (Canon)
on Nov 30, 2006 at 05:52 UTC ( [id://586873] : note . print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^8: Top 10 reasons to start using ack
in thread Top 10 reasons to start using ack

That's fine. Let me add it then.

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Re^10: Top 10 reasons to start using ack
by petdance (Parson) on Nov 30, 2006 at 05:55 UTC
    It's not a matter of the time to add the code. It's a matter of maintaining the code. All code has a cost associated with it.

    xoxo,
    Andy

      Ok, well I find this feature useful enough to either never use ack and maintain my own separate ack-alike or maybe just fork ack. My two use-cases are looking inside logs and inside distributions which might contain source code.

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